41-year-old male staging workup for Carcinoma rectum.
Sections at the level of pelvis show FDG avid enhancing asymmetrical wall thickening involving the rectum with perirectal fat infiltration (white arrow) (A-D) and enlarged avid peri rectal nodes (arrowhead). The planes with the pelvic floor muscles are intact.
59 year old male with altered bowel habits and weight loss
Sections at the level of lower abdomen and pelvis showing metabolically active enhancing circumferential thickening in the proximal sigmoid colon(A) with peri-colonic infiltration and a discrete avid enlarged mesenteric node and another discrete centimeter size mesenteric node lying just above the aortic bifurcation consistent With Ca Sigmoid Colon With Nodal Metastasis.
This short PET-MRI Scan case was compiled by Dr. Sangeeta Taneja and Dr. Amarnath Jena (Nuclear Medicine Physician at PET-Suite @ Indraprastha Apollo Hospital, Sarita Vihar).
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