Radiology Personnel

Manuela Matesan, M.D., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Nuclear Medicine


Dr. Manuela Matesan joined the faculty in 2012, and is an assistant professor at University of Washington in the Department of Radiology. She is a specialist in nuclear medicine with fellowships in PET/CT and hybrid imaging. She devotes her work to clinical activity, teaching and research in the Division of Nuclear Medicine.

Recent Publications

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Multimodality imaging evaluation for iliac crest apophysis avulsion injury
Keshav N., Verma N., Matesan M., Behnia F., Elojeimy S.
Radiology Case Reports. 2019 Aug:986-988

Biochemical and Clinical Features of Insulinoma in a Patient with Turner Syndrome
Schneider D., Zare M., Behnia F., Matesan M., Tylee T.
Case Reports in Endocrinology. 2019 Jan

Regional Radiation Dose-Response Modeling of Functional Liver in Hepatocellular Carcinoma Patients With Longitudinal Sulfur Colloid SPECT/CT: A Proof of Concept
Price R., Apisarnthanarax S., Schaub S., Nyflot M., Chapman T., Matesan M., Vesselle H., Bowen S.
International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics. 2018 Nov:1349-1356

Functional Liver Imaging and Dosimetry to Predict Hepatotoxicity Risk in Cirrhotic Patients With Primary Liver Cancer
Schaub S., Apisarnthanarax S., Price R., Nyflot M., Chapman T., Matesan M., Vesselle H., Bowen S.
International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics. 2018 Nov:1339-1348

I-123 DaTscan SPECT Brain Imaging in Parkinsonian Syndromes: Utility of the Putamen-to-Caudate Ratio
Matesan M., Gaddikeri S., Longfellow K., Miyaoka R., Elojeimy S., Elman S., Hu S., Minoshima S., Lewis D.
Journal of neuroimaging : official journal of the American Society of Neuroimaging. 2018 Nov:629-634

Hepatopulmonary shunting on Tc99m-MAA liver mapping: correlation with dynamic cross-sectional imaging and description of different shunting patterns
Bermo M., Matesan M., Itani M., Behnia F., Vesselle H.
Abdominal Radiology. 2018 Apr:1-8

MDP-SPECT Versus Hybrid MDP-SPECT/CT in the Evaluation of Suspected Pars Interarticularis Fracture in Young Athletes
Gaddikeri S., Matesan M., Alvarez J., Hippe D., Vesselle H.
Journal of Neuroimaging. 2018 Jan

Calciphylaxis on bone scan: correlation between molecular and cross-sectional findings
Itani M., Matesan M., Behnia S., Elojeimy S.
Radiology Case Reports. 2017 Mar:175-178

Potential value of FDG PET-CT in diagnosis and follow-up of TAFRO syndrome
Behnia F., Elojeimy S., Matesan M., Fajgenbaum D.
Annals of Hematology. 2017 Mar:497-500

Cerebral Parenchymal Photopenia on FDG-PET/CT Reflecting Vasogenic Edema Due to Leptomeningeal Metastasis in Breast Cancer
Ishiyama M., Matesan M.
Clinical Nuclear Medicine. 2017 Feb