Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging

, Volume 44, Issue 3, pp 213–216 | Cite as

Small Cell Carcinoma of the Gallbladder: 18F-FDG PET/CT Imaging Features—A Case Report

  • Da-Mi Kim
  • Seoung-Oh Yang
  • Hyun Young Han
  • Kyu Soon Kim
  • Hyun Jin Son
Case Report


The diagnostic role of 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose (18F-FDG) positron emission tomography (PET)/computed tomography (CT) for gallbladder small cell carcinoma has not been reported. A knowledge of the imaging characteristic features of this malignancy can be useful. Here we report a rare case of a patient who had various diagnostic imaging modalities, including 18F-FDG PET/CT.


Gallbladder Small cell carcinoma 18F-FDG PET/CT 


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© Korean Society of Nuclear Medicine 2010

Authors and Affiliations

  • Da-Mi Kim
    • 1
  • Seoung-Oh Yang
    • 1
  • Hyun Young Han
    • 1
  • Kyu Soon Kim
    • 1
  • Hyun Jin Son
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of RadiologyEulji University HospitalDaejeonSouth Korea
  2. 2.Department of PathologyEulji University HospitalDaejeonSouth Korea

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