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ea0026p5 | Adrenal cortex | ECE2011

The utility of FDG-PET CT in differentiating malignant from benign adrenal lesions

Oguz Basak , Zuhur Sayid Shafi , Karaman Ozcan , Velet Selvinaz , Altuntas Yuksel

Background: With the increasing use of USG, MRI and CT, adrenal lesions are frequently found in the daily practice. These lesions may be primary or secondary in origin. However, it is important to resolve whether these lesions are benign or malignant.Purpose: The aim of this case detection study was to compare FDG-PET CT with MRI in differentiating benign from malignant adrenal mass lesions.Patients: All patients were admitted to o...