Hongming Zhuang

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Associate Professor of Radiology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Staff Physician, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Radiology Department, Philadelphia, PA
Staff Physician, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Radiology Department, Division of Nuclear Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
Staff Physician, Pennsylvania Hospital, 800 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA
Department: Radiology

Contact information
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department of Radiology
Nuclear Medicine Division
34th St & Civic Center Blvd.
Northwest Tower, 3NW 41
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 267-425-7134
Fax: 267-425-7155
M.D. eq. (Medicine)
Bachelor of Medicine, M.D. equivalent, Beijing Medical University, Beijing, P.R. China , 1983.
MCh.M. (Surgery)
Beijing Medical University, Beijing, P.R. China, 1986.
Ph.D. (molecular & cell biology)
The Penn State University, State College, PA , 1995.
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Description of Itmat Expertise

Molecular imaging & Nuclear Medicine

Selected Publications

Liu B, Kaplan SL, Yang H, Codreanu I, Zhuang H.: Constipation causing elevated iodine activity in the rectum mimicking thyroid cancer metastasis. Clinical Nuclear Medicine 2015 Notes: in press.

Liu B, Codreanu I, Yang J, Servaes S, Zhuang H.: Diffuse elevated metaiodobenzylguanidine (MIBG) activity in the renal parenchyma caused by compromised renal blood flow. Clinical Nuclear Medicine 39(11): 1005-1008, November 2014.

Yang J, Codreanu I, Servaes S, Zhuang H.: Persistent intense metaiodobenzylguanidine (MIBG) activity in the liver caused by prior radiation. Clinical Nuclear Medicine 39(10): 926-930, October 2014.

Yang J, Codreanu I, Zhuang H.: Minimal lymphatic leakage in an infant with chylothorax detected by lymphoscintigraphy SPECT/CT. Pediatrics 134(2): e606-610, August 2014.

Huang J, Servaes S, Zhuang H.: Os trigonum syndrome on bone SPECT/CT. Clinical Nuclear Medicine 39(8): 752-754, August 2014.

Basu S, Kwee TC, Saboury B, Garino JP, Nelson CL, Zhuang H, Parsons M, Chen W, Kumar R, Salavati A, Werner TJ, Alavi A.: FDG-PET for diagnosing infection in hip and knee prostheses: prospective study in 221 prostheses and subgroup comparison with combined 111In-labeled leukocyte/99mTcsulfur colloid bone marrow imaging in 88 prostheses. Clinical Nuclear Medicine 39(7): 609-615, July 2014.

Huang J, Chan S, Servaes S, Zhuang H.: A large pelvic soft tissue mass implied by subtle bone scan findings. Clinical Nuclear Medicine 39(4): 402-405, April 2014.

Liu B, Chan S, Servaes S, Zhuang H.: Multiple FDG-avid injection site granulomas due to Lovenox injection. Clinical Nuclear Medicine 39(3): 308-311, March 2014.

Codreanu I, Dasanu C, Zhuang H: Neuroblastoma with a solitary intraventricular brain metastasis visualized on an MIBG scan: a case report and review of the literature. Journal of Neuroimaging 24(2): 202-204, March 2014.

Liu B, Lee NJ, Otero HJ, Servaes S, Zhuang H: Rosai-Dorfman disease mimics lymphoma on FDG PET/CT in a pediatric patient. Clinical Nuclear Medicine 39(2): 206-208, February 2014.

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