By Teresa A. Szyszko
This booklet is a pocket advisor to the technological know-how and perform of PET/CT imaging of esophageal and gastric malignancies. The clinical ideas of PET/CT, the radiopharmaceuticals utilized in this context, the function of PET/CT, the attribute PET/CT findings, and obstacles and pitfalls are all basically defined. moreover, details is equipped on epidemiology, medical presentation, analysis, staging, pathology, administration, and radiological imaging. The booklet is released in the Springer sequence Clinicians' publications to Hybrid Imaging, that's aimed toward referring clinicians, nuclear medicine/radiology physicians, radiographers/technologists, and nurses who mostly paintings in nuclear drugs and perform multidisciplinary conferences. Compiled lower than the auspices of the British Nuclear drugs Society, the sequence is the joint paintings of many colleagues and execs all over the world who proportion a standard imaginative and prescient and goal in selling and assisting nuclear drugs as a massive imaging area of expertise for the analysis and administration of oncological and non-oncological conditions.