111]In-pentetreotide planar or SPECT scan
alone without the correlation with anatomical cross sectional imaging.
A baseline SPECT scan
of dopamine transporter function was performed with the radiopharmaceutical I-123 FP-CIT as an imaging agent.
Inter-radiologist variation was determined by comparing the two radiologists' interpretation of each SPECT scan
Conclusion: Lung perfusion SPECT scan
matched with a recent chest radiograph is a reliable investigation for the diagnosis of acute PE and can suffice as a stand-alone test to guide patient management.
The SPECT scan
stress test requires the patient to be injected with a tiny amount of a radioactive substance, such as thallium, and then exercise on a treadmill.
This is a functional brain scan called a SPECT scan
The risk for hard cardiac events (death or non-fatal myocardial infarction) after a normal myocardial perfusion SPECT scan
On baseline brain SPECT scan
prior to zolpidem treatment there was a decreased uptake of [sup.
Furthermore, we investigated the differences between those who were clinically diagnosed as substance abusers (n = 33; 7 female, 26 male) within our patient population versus those who were not (n = 76) and found no significant level of change between the two groups with regards to adding a SPECT scan
to the diagnostic workup.
CT technique requires about 80 per cent less radiation than the older gamma camera examination, commonly referred to as a cardiac SPECT scan
Magnetic resonance imaging is frequently normal in SLE-related psychosis, but a SPECT scan
can be helpful for differentiating it from idiopathic schizophrenia, he said.
Several articles characterize the brain propagation patterns of the epileptogenic electrocortical discharge and resultant rCBF hyperemia to allow for more accurate localization of the epileptogenic focus in cases where [greater than or equal to]2 cortical areas are seen to be hyperemic on the brain SPECT scan