Can computerised tomography replace bone scintigraphy in detecting bone metastases from breast cancer?

A prospective study

A. R. Bristow, A. Agrawal, A. J. Evans, H. C. Burrell, E. J. Cornford, J. J. James, L. Hamilton, J. F. R. Robertson, S. Y. Chan, P. A. Lawton, K. L. Cheung

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    Abstract

    The aim of this study was to determine whether bone scans (BS) can be avoided if pelvis was included in CT thorax and abdomen to detect bony metastases from breast cancer.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)98-103
    Number of pages6
    JournalBreast
    Volume17
    Issue number1
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2008

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    Bristow, A. R., Agrawal, A., Evans, A. J., Burrell, H. C., Cornford, E. J., James, J. J., ... Cheung, K. L. (2008). Can computerised tomography replace bone scintigraphy in detecting bone metastases from breast cancer? A prospective study. Breast, 17(1), 98-103. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.breast.2007.07.042
    Bristow, A. R. ; Agrawal, A. ; Evans, A. J. ; Burrell, H. C. ; Cornford, E. J. ; James, J. J. ; Hamilton, L. ; Robertson, J. F. R. ; Chan, S. Y. ; Lawton, P. A. ; Cheung, K. L. / Can computerised tomography replace bone scintigraphy in detecting bone metastases from breast cancer? A prospective study. In: Breast. 2008 ; Vol. 17, No. 1. pp. 98-103.
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