FET-PET and MRI imaging for anaplastic glioma (WHO grade III)

Stefanie Huettinger, Jens Gempt, Patrick Peschke, Niels Buchmann, Stefan Foerster, Yu-Mi Ryang, Thomas Pyka, Annette Foerschler, Claus Zimmer, Bernhard Meyer & Florian Ringel
Objective: About 30% of all gliomas are anaplastic gliomas (WHO grade III) and they show a poor prognosis with a mean overall survival of about 2-3years. FET-PET imaging is – in addition to MRI imaging – applied for tumor grading and prognostic stratification. Our objective was to[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]