A case report of leiomyoma in vagina showing uptake in 18 F-FDG-PET/CT

M. Oda, K. Kitajima, T. Maeda, S. Takahashi, K. Sugimura, Y. Miyahara, C. Amano, S. Hara

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A 53-year-old woman was admitted to our hospital because of vaginal tumor. Dynamic contrast enhanced MRI showed early homogenous marked contrast enhancement and delayed staining. The 18F-FDG-PET/CT showed strongly high uptake in the vagina. MRI study and the 18F-FDG-PET/CT confused us to diagnose. The pathological study revealed leiomyoma.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)933-936
Number of pages4
JournalJapanese Journal of Clinical Radiology
Issue number7
Publication statusPublished - 2012 Jul


  • Leiomyoma
  • Vagina

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging


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