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Diagnosis of splenic rupture in malignant lymphoma using radionuclides.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  3884217     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The case of a 59-year-old woman with malignant lymphoma who was investigated for fever and left upper quadrant abdominal pain is presented. A combined spleen/lung scan showed marked medial displacement of an enlarged spleen and a gallium scan showed increased splenic uptake consistent with lymphomatous infiltration. The diagnosis of prior splenic rupture with subphrenic hematoma was confirmed at laparotomy.
Authors:
J C Wallace
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Clinical nuclear medicine     Volume:  10     ISSN:  0363-9762     ISO Abbreviation:  Clin Nucl Med     Publication Date:  1985 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1985-05-09     Completed Date:  1985-05-09     Revised Date:  2007-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7611109     Medline TA:  Clin Nucl Med     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  7-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Female
Gallium Radioisotopes / diagnostic use
Hematoma / radionuclide imaging
Humans
Lymphoma, Large B-Cell, Diffuse / complications,  radionuclide imaging*
Middle Aged
Rupture, Spontaneous
Splenic Rupture / etiology,  radionuclide imaging*
Technetium Tc 99m Aggregated Albumin / diagnostic use
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Gallium Radioisotopes; 0/Technetium Tc 99m Aggregated Albumin

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