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Diagnosis of splenosis: the advantages of splenic scintiscanning with Tc 99m heat-damaged red blood cells.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  3792367     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
We present one case of peritoneal splenosis, which was not confirmed by the splenic scintiscan with 99mTc-sulphur colloid, but whose diagnosis, carried out during a second scintiscan with 99mTc-heat-damaged RBC, was confirmed by laparotomy and histology. This case confirms that, for the diagnosis of splenosis, heat-damaged RBC scintigraphy must be used rather than either sulphur colloid scintigraphy or computed-tomography.
Authors:
A C Bidet; G Dreyfus-Schmidt; J Mas; J Combe; P Milleret; R Bidet
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  European journal of nuclear medicine     Volume:  12     ISSN:  0340-6997     ISO Abbreviation:  Eur J Nucl Med     Publication Date:  1986  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1987-02-11     Completed Date:  1987-02-11     Revised Date:  2008-11-21    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7606882     Medline TA:  Eur J Nucl Med     Country:  GERMANY, WEST    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  357-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Choristoma / radionuclide imaging*
Erythrocytes*
Female
Hot Temperature
Humans
Peritoneal Neoplasms / radionuclide imaging*
Spleen*
Technetium / diagnostic use*
Technetium Tc 99m Sulfur Colloid / diagnostic use
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Technetium Tc 99m Sulfur Colloid; 7440-26-8/Technetium

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