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Volume 2012, Article ID 702803, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1100/2012/702803
Clinical Study

Detection of Gastroesophageal Reflux Esophagitis Using 2-fluoro-2-deoxy-d-glucose Positron Emission Tomography

1Department of Medical Imaging and Radiological Sciences, Central Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taichung 40601, Taiwan
2Department of Nuclear Medicine, Kuang Tien General Hospital, Taichung 433, Taiwan
3Department of Medical Imaging and Radiological Sciences, I-Shou University, Kaohsiung 84001, Taiwan
4Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, China Medical University Hospital, Taichung 404, Taiwan
5Department of Nuclear Medicine and PET Center, China Medical University Hospital, Taichung 404, Taiwan
6Department of Medical Research, China Medical University Hospital, Taichung 404, Taiwan
7Graduate Institute of Clinical Medicine Science and School of Medicine, College of Medicine, China Medical University, Taichung, Taiwan

Received 3 May 2012; Accepted 21 June 2012

Academic Editors: G. Angelelli, C. Bazán, and S. Milisavljevic

Copyright © 2012 Min-Kuei Tsai et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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