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Diagnostics 2016, 6(2), 14; doi:10.3390/diagnostics6020014

An Incidental Renal Oncocytoma: 18F-Choline PET/MRI

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Cancer Imaging Department, Division of Imaging Sciences and Biomedical Engineering, Kings College London, London SEI 7EH, UK
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Clinical PET Centre, St Thomas’ Hospital, London SEI 7EH, UK
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Department of Pathology, Southend University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, SS0 0RY, UK
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Department of Radiology, Guy’s & St Thomas’ Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, London SEI 7EH, UK
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Academic Editor: Andreas Kjaer
Received: 19 February 2016 / Revised: 13 March 2016 / Accepted: 30 March 2016 / Published: 6 April 2016
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Abstract

PET/MRI is a new hybrid imaging modality and has the potential to become a powerful imaging tool. It is currently one of the most active areas of research in diagnostic imaging. The characterisation of an incidental renal lesion can be difficult. In particular, the differentiation of an oncocytoma from other solid renal lesions such as renal cell carcinoma (RCC) represents a diagnostic challenge. We describe the detection of an incidental renal oncocytoma in a 79-year gentleman who underwent a re-staging 18F-Choline PET/MRI following a rise in PSA values (4.07, nadir 1.3). View Full-Text
Keywords: PET/MRI; 18F-Choline; oncocytoma PET/MRI; 18F-Choline; oncocytoma
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Mallia, A.; Bashir, U.; Stirling, J.; Wolfe, K.; Goh, V.; Cook, G. An Incidental Renal Oncocytoma: 18F-Choline PET/MRI. Diagnostics 2016, 6, 14.

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