SESSION TITLE: Imaging
SESSION TYPE: Original Investigation Poster
PRESENTED ON: Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
PURPOSE: The purpose of this study was to assess the utility of 18F-FDG PET/CT (PET/CT scan) for detection of inflammation in granulomatous sites and management of sarcoidosis patients with different therapy. The specific aims were to compare PET/CT scan findings with x-ray score, serum levels of chitotriosidase (CTO), serum angiotensin converting enzyme (sACE) at the time of diagnosis and at different SUV-Max activity in different organs in body and to evaluate therapies with glucocorticoid and antimicotic.