Radiological Case: Breast Cancer Metastasis to the Endometrium

Amy Farkas, MD; Debbie Rigney, MD; Veena Shenoy, MD; Kathryn Nutter, MD


Appl Radiol. 2020;49(6):52-53. 

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Imaging Findings

PET-CT demonstrates a lobular appearance of the uterus with a thickened endometrium. There was increased avidity in the uterus with a standard uptake value of 15.4, concerning for malignancy (Figure 1).

Figure 1.

Axial CT image (A) and fused PET-CT image (B) demonstrate marked increased uptake in the enlarged uterus.