Pulmonary Sarcoidosis

  • Kavitha YaddanapudiEmail author


PET/MR imaging in pulmonary sarcoidosis provides a powerful tool in evaluating disease burden, detecting active inflammatory lesions, guiding biopsy, and assessing treatment response. Additionally, it is helpful in evaluating multisystem involvement.


Pulmonary sarcoidosis PET/MR FDG 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of RadiologyStony Brook University HospitalStony BrookUSA

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