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Septal infarction demonstrated on technetium-99m PYP SPECT.

Authors
  • Intenzo, C M
  • Koh, Y B
  • Madsen, M T
  • Park, C H
Type
Published Article
Journal
Clinical Nuclear Medicine
Publisher
Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer) - Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication Date
Feb 01, 1986
Volume
11
Issue
2
Pages
82–83
Identifiers
PMID: 3021373
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

The case of a 62-year-old man with an acute myocardial infarction detected by planar Tc-99m PYP imaging is presented. The use of SPECT imaging provided more information with regard to infarct localization by demonstrating uptake by the septum, a finding not apparent on the conventional planar images.

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