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BMJ Case Rep. 2010; 2010: bcr11.2009.2457.
Published online 2010 May 6. doi:  10.1136/bcr.11.2009.2457
PMCID: PMC3047492
Reminder of important clinical lesson

Positron emission tomography with computed tomography (PET-CT) to evaluate the response of bone metastases to non-surgical treatment


A case of solitary bone metastasis from breast cancer, where MRI assessment of treatment response was inaccurate and whole-body fluorodeoxyglucose (18FDG) positron emission tomography with computed tomography (PET-CT) proved more reliable and objective, is presented.

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