18F-fluorodeoxyglucose positron tomography in diagnosis of paediatric inflammatory bowel disease Academic Article uri icon

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abstract

  • Existing techniques for the diagnosis of inflammatory bowel disease in children are generally less than ideal. Positron tomography with fluorine-18-labelled fluorodeoxyglucose provides adequate information in patients with suspected inflammatory bowel disease.

authors

  • Issenman, Robert
  • Mernagh, John
  • Nahmias, Claude
  • Jacobson, Kevan
  • Skehan, Stephen J

publication date

  • September 1999