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Chest Wall Metastasis from Renal Cell Carcinoma

  • Rajesh GuptaEmail author
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Abstract

Renal cell carcinoma (RCC) is the most common renal neoplasm with the majority of cases having the clear cell histological subtype. Although renal cell carcinoma can metastasize to any site, spread to skeletal muscle is uncommon. FDG PET/MR imaging provides increased accuracy for metastatic renal carcinoma detection and characterization, especially in unusual sites due to its combination of superior anatomic detail and functional information.

Keywords

Renal cell carcinoma Metastasis FDG PET/MR 

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© Springer International Publishing AG 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of RadiologyStony Brook University HospitalStony BrookUSA

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