Changes in 18F-FDG-PET/CT tumor metabolism are not consistent with pathologic complete response in hormone-positive breast cancer

Kaya S., Aktas B., Sismek E. T. , Ozturk M. A. , DEDE F., KAYA H., ...Daha Fazla

JOURNAL OF BUON, cilt.22, sa.5, ss.1191-1198, 2017 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 22 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2017
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF BUON
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1191-1198


Purpose: Current evaluation of response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy (NAC) shows that it could achieve pathological complete response (pCR). The purpose of this study was to assess the consistency of maximum uptake values (SUVmax) changes and pCR in hormone-positive locally advanced breast cancer (LABC).