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Krukenberg Tumor and Lung Metastases From Colon Carcinoma Diagnosed With F-18 FDG PET

BOHDIEWICZ, PAUL J., M.D.; JUNI, JACK E., M.D.; BALL, DEAN, D.O.; DWORKIN, HOWARD, M.D.

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The authors report a case of a patient with postsurgical colorectal carcinoma and metastatic disease to the ovaries (Krukenberg tumor), the lung, and the liver first revealed by F-18 FDG PET imaging. The value of PET in a patient with an unexplained rising CEA is cited.

Department of Nuclear Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan

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