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Lymphangioma on 68Ga-NOTA-Evans Blue PET/MRI

Hou, Guozhu, MD*; Li, Xiaoqing, MD; Hou, Bo, MD; Zhou, Weixun, MD§; Cheng, Wuying, MD, PhD*

doi: 10.1097/RLU.0000000000002129
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A 17-year-old adolescent boy with a history of hypoproteinemia underwent 68Ga-NEB PET/MRI to evaluate possible lymphatic disorders suggested by FDG PET/CT imaging. The images revealed multiple lesions with increased 68Ga-NEB uptake and high signal on T2-weighted images, consistent with likely lymphatic disorder. Histopathological examination from biopsied specimen confirmed lymphangioma.

From the Departments of *Nuclear Medicine and Beijing Key Laboratory of Molecular Targeted Diagnosis and Therapy in Nuclear Medicine,

Gastroenterology,

Radiology, and

§Pathology, Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, China.

Received for publication March 26, 2018; revision accepted April 5, 2018.

Conflicts of interest and sources of funding: This work is supported by National Natural Science Foundation of China (no. 81371588). None declared to all authors.

Correspondence to: Wuying Cheng, MD, Department of Nuclear Medicine, Peking Union Medical College Hospital, No.1 Shuaifuyuan, Wangfujing, Dongcheng District, Beijing 100730, China. E-mail: cwypumch@126.com.

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