What is the role of 18 F-FDG PET/CT in the workup of urothelial tumors of the renal pelvis and ureters?

Updated: Aug 07, 2020
  • Author: Kyle A Richards, MD, FACS; Chief Editor: Bradley Fields Schwartz, DO, FACS  more...
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There is interest in fluorodeoxyglucose (18F-FDG) positron emission tomography (PET)/CT for staging in TCC, but, at present, this technique does not appear to have significant advantages over MRI. [15]


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