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CASE REPORT
Year : 2022  |  Volume : 37  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 268-270

An unusual case of glioblastoma multiforme, presenting as skeletal superscan


Department of Nuclear Medicine, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India

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Dr. Girish Kumar Parida
Department of Nuclear Medicine, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Bhubaneswar - 751 019, Odisha
India
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DOI: 10.4103/ijnm.ijnm_209_21

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Extracranial metastases of glioblastoma multiforme (GBM) are very rare. The estimated incidence is <2%. We report a case of a 49-year-old woman, who was a known case of GBM in the left temporo-occipital lobe. She was operated and had received radiotherapy and adjuvant chemotherapy for the same. Subsequently, the patient underwent bone scan. On 99 m-Tc methylene diphosphonate (MDP) bone scan, homogenously increased tracer uptake was noted in the axial and appendicular skeletal system, suggesting metastatic skeletal superscan.


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