Head and neck imaging with PET and PET/CT : artefacts from dental metallic implants

Germanium-68 based attenuation correction (PET(Ge68)) is performed in positron emission tomography (PET) imaging for quantitative measurements. With the recent introduction of combined in-line PET/CT scanners, CT data can be used for attenuation correction. Since dental implants can cause artefacts...

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Published in:European journal of nuclear medicine and molecular imaging, Vol. 29, No. 3 (2002), p. 367-70
Main Author: Goerres, Gerhard W
Other Involved Persons: Hany, Thomas F ; Kamel, Ehab ; von Schulthess, Gustav K ; Buck, Alfred
Format: Article
Item Description:Date Completed 13.11.2002
Date Revised 05.11.2019
published: Print
Citation Status MEDLINE
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