FDG-Avid Erythema Nodosum Lesions of Behçet Disease Demonstrated on FDG PET/CT.

Kesim S., Ozguven S. , Ones T., Turoglu H. T. , Erdil T. Y.

Clinical nuclear medicine, vol.46, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 46
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/rlu.0000000000003525
  • Title of Journal : Clinical nuclear medicine
  • Keywords: F-18-FDG PET/CT, Behcet disease, erythema nodosum


Behcet disease is a rare multisystemic vasculitis that can affect all sizes and types of blood vessels. Recurrent painful erythematous nodular lesions called erythema nodosum are the most common skin lesions of Behcet disease. Herein, we present F-18-FDG PET/CT images of erythema nodosum lesions in a patient with Behcet disease.