Interesting ImageChronic Cholecystitis Detected by FDG-PETYu, Jian Q., MD; Kung, Justin W., MD; Potenta, Scott, BA; Xiu, Yan, MD; Alavi, Abass, MD; Zhuang, Hongming, MD, PhDAuthor Information From the Division of Nuclear Medicine, Department of Radiology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Received for publication July 16, 2003; revision accepted November 9, 2003. Reprints: Hongming Zhuang, MD, PhD, Division of Nuclear Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 110 Donner Building, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Clinical Nuclear Medicine: August 2004 - Volume 29 - Issue 8 - p 496-497 doi: 10.1097/01.rlu.0000132952.14515.9c Buy Metrics Abstract Abstract: FDG PET has been used in the evaluation of a variety of malignancies. The application of using FDG-PET in the assessment of infection and inflammation is gaining support and enthusiasm. There has been a report of FDG-PET detection of symptomatic acute cholecystitis. We present a case of asymptomatic chronic cholecystitis detected incidentally by FDG-PET. © 2004 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.