F-18 Fluorodeoxyglucose Uptake in a Benign Gastric UlcerLin, Eugene, MDClinical Nuclear Medicine: June 2007 - Volume 32 - Issue 6 - p 462-463 doi: 10.1097/RLU.0b013e318053782a Interesting Image Buy Abstract Author InformationAuthors Article MetricsMetrics A 78-year-old woman with lung cancer underwent an F-18 fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography/computed tomography (FDG PET/CT). Focal FDG uptake was noted in the stomach which was associated with an area of thickening and ulceration on the CT scan. Endoscopy and biopsy demonstrated a benign gastric ulcer. From the Department of Radiology, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, Washington. Received for publication October 13, 2006; revision accepted February 26, 2007. Reprints: Eugene Lin, MD, Department of Radiology, Virginia Mason Medical Center, 1100 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98111. E-mail: Radecl@vmmc.org. © 2007 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.