In women, peritoneal carcinomatosis usually originates from primary ovarian cancer. We report a case of omental cake as the initial presentation of a cervical cancer, which is extremely rare for this disease. 18F-FDG PET/CT imaging demonstrated diffuse hypermetabolic abdominopelvic peritoneal carcinomatosis originating from cervical cancer that was confirmed by histopathologically.
From the Departments of *Nuclear Medicine,
†Obstetrics and Gynecology, and
‡Pathology, Ondokuz Mayis University Hospital, Samsun, Turkey.
Received for publication June 17, 2018; revision accepted July 11, 2018.
Conflicts of interest and sources of funding: none declared.
Correspondence to: Fevziye Canbaz, MD, Department of Nuclear Medicine, Ondokuz Mayis University Medical Faculty, Kurupelit, 55139 Samsun, Turkey. E-mail: email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org.