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Model of Herder et al for Probability of Lung Cancer in a Solitary Lung Nodule Based on Swensen Score and Findings of FDG-PET Scan

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Pulmonology & Critical Care
Hematology Oncology

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Herder et al developed a model for predicting whether a solitary lung nodule is malignant or not. This is based on both the probability from the Swensen equation and findings on 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography. The authors are from VU University Medical Centre and the Comprehensive Cancer Centre in Amsterdam.

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