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18F-FDG PET/MRI Image of Skin Metastasis of Ovarian Cancer


  • Ali Kibar
  • Sertaç Asa
  • Rabia Lebriz Uslu Beşli
  • Muhammet Sait Sağer
  • Kerim Sönmezoğlu

Received Date: 24.05.2022 Accepted Date: 24.05.2022 Mol Imaging Radionucl Ther 2023;32(2):159-161 PMID: 37337862

Ovarian cancer is one of the deadliest tumors among women. It mostly metastasizes to the liver, pleura, lungs, and bones. We present a sixty-six-year-old patient with skin lesions. The patient who underwent biopsy due to skin lesions was diagnosed with ovarian cancer. 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG) positron emission tomography/magnetic resonance imaging (PET/MRI) performed for metastasis search shows widespread skin involvement, especially in the lower abdomen and legs. Skin involvement it ovarian cancer can be rarely seen, and in this article we would like to share 18F-FDG PET/MRI of skin involvement in ovarian cancer.

Keywords: 18F-FDG PET, PET/MRI, ovarian cancer, skin metastasis


Informed Consent: Obtained.

Peer-review: Externally peer-reviewed.

Authorship Contributions

Surgical and Medical Practices: A.K, S.A, R.L.U.B, M.S.S., K.S., Concept: A.K., S.A., Design: A.K., S.A., R.L.U.B., Data Collection or Processing: A.K., S.A., R.L.U.B., Analysis or Interpretation: A.K., S.A., Literature Search: A.K., Writing: A.K., S.A.

Conflict of Interest: No conflict of interest was declared by the authors.

Financial Disclosure: The authors declared that this study received no financial support.


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