Iranian Journal of Radiology

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Brown Adipose Tissue at F-18 FDG PET/CT: Correlation of Metabolic Parameter with Demographics and Cancer-Related Characteristics in Cancer Patients

Mehrdad Bakhshayeshkaram 1 , Farahnaz Aghahosseini 2 , * , Zahra Dehghani 1 , Abtin Doroudinia 2 , Maryam Hassanzad 1 , Mojtaba Ansari 3 and Hamid Reza Jamaati 2
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1 Pediatric Respiratory Diseases Research Center, National Research Institute of Tuberculosis and Lung Diseases (NRITLD), Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
2 Chronic Respiratory Diseases Research Center, National Research Institute of Tuberculosis and Lung Diseases (NRITLD), Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
3 Imam Hossein Hospital, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Radiology: July 2018, 15 (3); e56074
  • Published Online: May 29, 2017
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: June 24, 2017
  • Revised: December 16, 2017
  • Accepted: December 20, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/iranjradiol.56074

To Cite: Bakhshayeshkaram M, Aghahosseini F, Dehghani Z, Doroudinia A, Hassanzad M, et al. Brown Adipose Tissue at F-18 FDG PET/CT: Correlation of Metabolic Parameter with Demographics and Cancer-Related Characteristics in Cancer Patients, Iran J Radiol. 2018 ; 15(3):e56074. doi: 10.5812/iranjradiol.56074.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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