World Journal of Nuclear Medicine

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2011  |  Volume : 10  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 23--24

Retroperitoneal fibrosis masquerading as para-aortic lymphadenopathy on F-18 FDG PET/CT in a patient with carcinoma cervix


R Kashyap, BR Mittal, S Kumari, A Bhattacharya, B Singh 
 Department of Nuclear Medicine, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh - 160 012, India

Correspondence Address:
B R Mittal
Department of Nuclear Medicine, PGIMER, Chandigarh - 160 012
India

We present a case of carcinoma cervix found to have a soft tissue lesion in retroperitoneal region with intense FDG uptake. However, this FDG uptake was false positive as the final diagnosis was retroperitoneal fibrosis.


How to cite this article:
Kashyap R, Mittal B R, Kumari S, Bhattacharya A, Singh B. Retroperitoneal fibrosis masquerading as para-aortic lymphadenopathy on F-18 FDG PET/CT in a patient with carcinoma cervix.World J Nucl Med 2011;10:23-24


How to cite this URL:
Kashyap R, Mittal B R, Kumari S, Bhattacharya A, Singh B. Retroperitoneal fibrosis masquerading as para-aortic lymphadenopathy on F-18 FDG PET/CT in a patient with carcinoma cervix. World J Nucl Med [serial online] 2011 [cited 2022 Oct 5 ];10:23-24
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