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Imaging: PET/CT agent promises better VTE diagnosis

02/20/2019

Image: Grey shaded images of a human's vascular system; Copyright: Kim C, Lee JS, Han Y, et al.

18F-GP1 PET/CT and CT images of 55-y-old man with DVT and PE. Anterior maximum-intensity projections of 18F-GP1 PET/CT over 120 min show positive 18F-GP1 accumulation in pulmonary arteries (arrows) and in proximal (dotted arrows) and distal (arrowheads) veins of leg.