scan was done using a double isotope technique with technetium sestamibi
(approximately 22.0 mCi [81 MBq]) with computer subtraction of iodine I 123 thyroid scan (1.0 mCi [37 MBq]) including all three views and single-photon emission computed tomography images.
Values of ultrasonography, sestamibi
scintigraphy, and intraoperative measurement of 1-84 PTH for unilateral neck exploration of primary hyperparathyroidism.
Negative imaging studies for primary hyperparathyroidism are unavoidable: correlation of sestamibi
and high-resolution ultrasound scanning with histological analysis in 150 patients.
Therefore, there is a need for further investigations such as neck ultrasound, sestamibi
scan, CT imaging, 4D CT, and MRI [15, 16].
A scintigraphy with Tc99m sestamibi
(MIBI) was performed in which a pathological hypercaptation was observed at the level of the left inferior thyroid.
scan ((99m)Tc) displayed a dominant right-sided neck lesion with minimal uptake of technetium.
technetium-99m brain single-photon emission computed tomography to identify recurrent glioma in adults: 201 studies," Journal of Neuro-Oncology, vol.
A scintigraphy was performed with sestamibi
that showed myocardial ischemia of small-to-moderate extension in the anteroseptal and inferoapical regions of the left ventricle (LV).
Parathyroid technetium scintiscan (99mTc Sestamibi
; Technetium-99 MIBI; methoxy-isobutyl-isonitrile) was requisite and revealed left lower parathyroid adenoma (Figure 6).
Berman, "Myocardial perfusion imaging with technetium-99m sestamibi
SPECT in the evaluation of coronary artery disease," Am.
Imaging studies can easily mistake ITPAs for thyroid nodules as they both show increased uptake on technetium [sup.99m]Tc sestamibi
scans and are hypoechoic on ultrasound.
Keywords: Adenosine, Fixed perfusion defect, Mild coronary artery disease, Myocardial perfusion, Reversible perfusion defect, Sestamibi