Items tagged “nuclear medicine”

70 results found
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Brain death after motor vehicle collision

 Diagnosis certain
Justin G Peacock
Published 19 Apr 2021
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Nuclear medicineCT
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F-18 DOPA

F-18 DOPA (3,4-dihydroxy-6-[18F]fluoro-L-phenylalanine) is a PET radiotracer primarily used in the evaluation of neuropsychiatric diseases, movement disorders, and brain malignancies 1.  Production L-DOPA is the nonproteinogenic amino acid precursor to dopamine with F-18 DOPA, in recent years,...
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Delayed gastric emptying - grade 4 (very severe)

 Diagnosis certain
Justin G Peacock
Published 29 Apr 2021
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Nuclear medicine
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Renal imaging in nuclear medicine

Renal imaging in nuclear medicine is a method to assess the kidneys and collecting systems via multiple different radioactive tracers. Dynamic renal imaging is performed using Tc-99m MAG3 or Tc-99m DTPA, and static renal imaging is performed with Tc-99m DMSA. In addition, Tc-99m DTPA can be use...
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Tc99m mebrofenin

Tc99m-Mebrofenin: trimethyl bromo IDA, also known as TBIDA, or under the trade name Choletec, is a diagnostic radiopharmaceutical used in hepatobiliary imaging. It is one of the Tc99m IDA (iminodiacetic acid) analogs. It is taken up by hepatocytes through the same membrane transport mechanism as...
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Normal DaT (I-123 Ioflupane) scan

 Diagnosis almost certain
Justin G Peacock
Published 28 Dec 2021
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Nuclear medicineMRI
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Right femoral stress fracture

 Diagnosis certain
Justin G Peacock
Published 27 Dec 2021
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X-rayNuclear medicineMRI
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Cardiac amyloidosis

 Diagnosis certain
Justin G Peacock
Published 30 Dec 2021
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Nuclear medicineUltrasound
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Normal Brain Amyvid and FDG PET/CT scans for dementia

 Diagnosis not applicable
Justin G Peacock
Published 03 Jan 2022
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Nuclear medicineCT
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Asplenia

 Diagnosis certain
Rutger Gunther
Published 07 Dec 2022
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X-rayUltrasoundNuclear medicine