PET/CT > Pathology > Nonmalignant > Musculoskeletal > Bone Remodeling

Post-surgical Bone Remodeling

72 year-old male with recently diagnosed esophageal cancer. PET/CT ordered for staging.

Patient had coronary artery bypass graft surgery 7 weeks prior to PET/CT. Increased FDG activity in the bone surrounding multiple surgical sternal wires compatible with post-surgical bone remodeling.

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