Clinical Nuclear Medicine

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Clinical Nuclear Medicine:
doi: 10.1097/RLU.0b013e318266d4bd
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Intramural Metastases of Rectum From Carcinosarcoma (Malignant Müllerian Mixed Tumor) of Uterine Cervix

Wu, Yu-Chin MD*†; Yang, Chun-Fan MD; Hsu, Cheng-Nan MD§; Hsieh, Te-Chun MD†∥

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Abstract

Abstract: A 25-year-old woman had carcinosarcoma of uterine cervix after definitive treatment. One year later, local recurrent disease was found in the right posterior pelvis on FDG PET/CT. FDG PET/CT also disclosed an incidental intramural hypermetabolic lesion in the rectum, which seemed separate from the right pelvic lesion on contrast-enhanced CT. The rectal lesion was confirmed as metastatic carcinosarcoma from uterine cervix after endoscopic biopsy.

© 2013 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.

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