The value of PET/CT for melanoma

By Munir Ghesani, MD, FACNM, FACR, New York, NY, USA.


Melanoma is a malignant neoplasm of the skin, originating from the melanocyte. With melanoma being, in general, robustly FDG-avid, FDG PET/CT is shown to be a very valuable imaging tool in the assessment and treatment response of the cancer. Download the white paper to get a closer understanding of the growing literature demonstrating the remarkable utility of FDG PET/CT in melanoma in addition to access of national cancer management guidelines and current reimbursement policies.