Category: Pulmonary Function (Page 17)

Diagnostic Efficacy of PET-FDG Imaging in Solitary Pulmonary Nodules

Solitary pulmonary nodules are parenchymal lung lesions that are usually well defined and less than 4 cm in diameter. An estimated 130,000 new benign or malignant solitary pulmonary nodules are discovered each year in the United States. It is estimated that about 40 to 50 percent of all solitary pulmonary nodules and 90 percent of […]