18F-FDG PET/CT integrated imaging of 72-year old man with tuberculous pleural effusion.

Axial CT (A) shows effusion in right pleural cavity and diffuse light smooth thickening of the pleura. Axial 18F-FDG PET (B) and axial fused 18F-FDG PET/CT (C) display diffuse 18F-FDG uptake in right pleural region (SUVmax of 7.9).