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EANM procedure guidelines for PET brain imaging using [(18)F]FDG : version 2

Bibliographic reference Varrone, Andrea ; Asenbaum, Susanne ; Vander Borght, Thierry ; Booij, Jan ; Nobili, Flavio ; et. al. EANM procedure guidelines for PET brain imaging using [(18)F]FDG : version 2. In: European Journal of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging, Vol. 36, no. 12, p. 2103-2110 (2009)
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