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Iran J Ped Hematol Oncol 2016, 6(4): 277-280 Back to browse issues page
18F-FDG PET/CT Images in a Child with Cutaneous B cell Lymphoblastic Lymphoma Presented with Bone Involvement
Dr Biner Inci Uslu , Dr Ebru Tatci, Dr Ozlem Ozmen, Dr Suna Emir, Dr Dilek Kacar
MD Ataturk Chest Diseases and Thoracic Surgery Training and Research Hospital, Department of Nuclear Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
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Abstract

B-cell lymphoblastic lymphoma (B-LBL) is an uncommon subtype of pediatric non-Hodgkin Lymphoma (NHL) which rarely involves the skin primarily. The positron emission tomography with 2-deoxy-2-[fluorine- 18] fluoro-D: -glucose integrated with computed tomography (18F-FDG PET/CT) scan findings of a 8-year-old boy with cutaneous B-LBL were presented. PET/CT scan demonstrated mild FDG uptake in the lesion located on the scalp and also multiple bone metastases with increased FDG uptakes in several areas. The importance of 18F-FDG PET/CT scan in primary staging of the patients with primary cutaneous B-LBL. due to its impact on planning of therapy via the determination of unexpected malign infiltration sites was emphasized. 

Keywords: Precursor B-Cell Lmphoblastic Lymphoma, Cutaneous, Bone Metastasis, Child, PET/CT.
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Type of Study: Research | Subject: Special
Received: 2016/06/20 | Accepted: 2016/08/11 | Published: 2016/11/1
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Inci Uslu B, Tatci E, Ozmen O, Emir S, Kacar D. 18F-FDG PET/CT Images in a Child with Cutaneous B cell Lymphoblastic Lymphoma Presented with Bone Involvement. Iran J Ped Hematol Oncol. 2016; 6 (4) :277-280
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