A new potentially promising concept in diagnosis of occult infection with help of PET-CT

Dauren Sarsenov & Eser Lay Ergün
In the light of recent advances in radionuclide diagnostics of occult infectious states, it is clearly seen that positron emission tomography will have a part in routine work-up especially for critically ill patients in near future. For the purpose of further development of a specific agent that might be capable of detecting a living microorganism in occult focus inside the host organism, we come with a concept of probably a new radiopharmaceutical agent besides well-known...