renal scan

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renal scan

A study in which a radioisotope (e.g., 99mTc-labeled mercaptoacetyl triglycine) is administered to evaluate renal blood flow and renal transplant risks.
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Would you like comedy or drama with that kidney scan? During nuclear medicine exams, patients must stay still and relaxed for 15-40 minutes to ensure accurate results.
This corrects the hormone change and the hair growth should get less.Q I GOT a kidney scan because I was passing blood in my urine.
"He never once sent me for a kidney scan, he was so busy examining me down below that his mind was on other things.
or the parents of the 10-year-old Perthshire boy whose kidney scan was paid for by the local community to avoid an agonising four-month wait.