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Hongming Zhuang, M.D., Ph.D.

Hongming Zhuang, M.D., Ph.D.

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Professor of Radiology at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
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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Selected Publications

Yang H, Zhuang H, Rubello D, Alavi A.: Mild to Moderate Hyperglycemia Will Not Decrease the Sensitivity of 18F-FDG PET Imaging in the Detection of Pedal Osteomyelitis in Diabetic Patients. Nuclear Medicine Communications November 2015 Notes: Epub ahead of print.

Zhang J, Zhu Z, Zhong D, Dang Y, Xing H, Du Y, Jing H, Qiao Z, Xing X Zhuang H, and Li F.: Ga68-DOTATATE PET/CT is an accurate imaging modality in the detection of culprit tumors causing osteomalacia. Clinical Nuclear Medicine 40(8): 642-646, August 2015.

Yang J, Codreanu I, Servaes S, Zhuang H.: Radionuclide salivagram and GER scintigraphy in pediatric patients: targeting different types of pulmonary aspiration. Clinical Nuclear Medicine 40(7): 559-563, July 2015.

Yang J, Zhuang H: The role of 18F-FDG PET/CT in the evaluation of pediatric transplant patients. Hellenic Journal of Nuclear Medicine 18(2): 136-139, May-August 2015.

Aydin A, Yu JQ, Zhuang H, Alavi A: Patterns of 18F-FDG PET images in patients with uncomplicated total hip arthroplasty. Hellenic Journal of Nuclear Medicine 18(2): 93-96, May-August 2015.

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.

Chen W, Codreanu I, Yang J, Li G, Servaes S, Zhuang H.: Tube feeding is increasing the gastric emptying rate determined by gastroesophageal scintigraphy. Clinical Nuclear Medicine 38(12): 962-965, December 2013.

Jing H, Li F, Zhuang H, Wang Z, Tian J, Jin J, Zhong D, Zhang J: Effective detection of the tumors causing osteomalacia using [Tc-99m]-HYNIC-octreotide (99mTc-HYNIC-TOC) whole body scan. European Journal of Radiology 82(11): 2028-2034, November 2013.

Yang J, Codreanu I, Servaes S, Zhuang H: Necessity of performing I-131 MIBG post-therapy scan in patients with metastatic neuroblastoma. Nuclear Medicine Communications 34(10): 1023-1024, October 2013.

Ficicioglu C, Dubroff JG, Thomas N, Gallagher, PR, Burfield J, Hussa C, Randall R, Zhuang H: A pilot study of FDG-PET findings in patients with phynylketonuria before and after sapropterin supplementation. Journal of Clinical Neurology 9: 151-156, July 2013.

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Last updated: 11/17/2015
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