SESSION TITLE: Cardiothoracic Disorders
SESSION TYPE: Case Report Slide
PRESENTED ON: Saturday, April 16, 2016 at 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
INTRODUCTION: Talc pleurodesis is a technique commonly used for treatment of recurrent pleural effusions and pneumothoraces. Abnormal pleural FDG-PET avidity following pleurodesis can persist for years and complicate any subsequent diagnostic evaluation of pulmonary nodules or known malignancy later in life.