- •Two unusual CNS infection cases were successfully detected by FDG PET/CT.
- •FDG PET/CT may have implications for the comprehensive assessment.
- •Exploitation of FDG PET/CT for detecting rare CNS infections seems justified.
We report two unusual cases of suppurative meningomyelitis and ventriculitis which were successfully detected by FDG PET/CT. The extent of disease and response to treatment were well-delineated. Our data suggest that FDG PET/CT may be clinically useful in patients with rare infections of the central nervous system.
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Published online: July 24, 2014
Accepted: July 17, 2014
Received in revised form: July 15, 2014
Received: February 19, 2014
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