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Pitfalls in positron emission tomography

BMJ 2017; 358 doi: (Published 14 September 2017) Cite this as: BMJ 2017;358:j3805
  1. Tom Nicholas Blankenstein, radiology ST51,
  2. Sarah Eljamel, radiology ST51,
  3. John Brush, consultant radiologist2
  1. 1Department of clinical radiology, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
  2. 2Department of clinical radiology, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, UK
  1. Correspondence to T N Blankenstein tomblankenstein{at}

A 46 year old man with Hodgkin’s lymphoma underwent 18F-FDG positron emission/computed tomography scanning to assess disease response after three cycles of chemotherapy. Diffuse …

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