Clin Nucl Med 2021 Jul 6. Epub 2021 Jul 6.
From the Department of Nuclear Medicine, Faculty of Medicine of Comenius University, St Elisabeth's Cancer Institute Department of Heart Failure and Transplantation, National Institute for Cardiovascular Diseases, Bratislava Departments of Surgery Pathological Anatomy, Jessenius Faculty of Medicine in Martin, Comenius University of Bratislava, Martin, Slovakia.
Abstract: A 61-year-old man after resection of well-differentiated midgut neuroendocrine neoplasia (NEN) was referred to 18F-fluorodihydroxyphenylalanine PET/CT for localization of recurrent midgut NEN in the context of clinical symptoms and mild elevation of serum CgA (chromogranin A) levels. Isolated hepatic focus of increased 18F-Fluorodihydroxyphenylalanine uptake was detected. The biopsy of this focus, followed by radiofrequency ablation, revealed a hepatic cavernous hemangioma. Read More