68Ga-Somatostatine Analogs: Rare Findings

  • Cristina NanniEmail author
  • Stefano Fanti


A 53-year-old male patient was referred for a 68Ga-DOTA NOC PET/CT scan (Fig. 136.1) for suspected Zollinger Ellison syndrome. The scan was negative, but increased uptake in the left sacroiliac joint, lumbar spine, ribs and skull was detected. These areas were subsequently proven to be related to multiple myeloma.


Public Health Nuclear Medicine Lumbar Spine Multiple Myeloma Male Patient 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Dept. of Nuclear MedicineOspedale S. Orsola-MalpighiBolognaItaly
  2. 2.Policlinico S.Orsola-Malpighi Dipto. Medicina NucleareUniv. BolognaBolognaItaly

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