IMR Press / EJGO / Volume 33 / Issue 3 / pii/1631086578623-999783938

European Journal of Gynaecological Oncology (EJGO) is published by IMR Press from Volume 40 Issue 1 (2019). Previous articles were published by another publisher on a subscription basis, and they are hosted by IMR Press on as a courtesy and upon agreement with S.O.G.

Case Report
G-CSF induces focal intense bone marrow FDG uptake mimicking multiple bone metastases from uterine cervical cancer: a case report and review of the literature
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1 Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2Department of Radiology, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka (Japan)
Eur. J. Gynaecol. Oncol. 2012, 33(3), 316–317;
Published: 10 June 2012

We describe a case of FIGO Stage IB2 uterine cervical cancer which showed focal intense bone marrow FDG uptake mimicking bone metastases after the administration of G-CSF. This case highlights the importance of avoiding the administration of G CSF prior to PET imaging.
Cervical cancer
Bone metastasis
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