This issue presents the use of PET imaging in the diagnosis, staging, and follow up of melanoma. Differentiation of early versus advanced stages of melanomaare reviewed in separate articles. As with other forms of cancer, assessing response to treatment is essential as well monitoring for recurrence. The issue also provides a glimpse into the future through a review of newer radionuclide tracers currently in development.
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- 6th May 2011
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Department of Nuclear Medicine PET/CT Centre Santa Maria della Misericordia Hospital Rovigo 45100 ITALY
Hospital Clínic de Barcelona, Barcelona Spain