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Scintigraphic and CT findings of Tietze's syndrome: report of a case and review of the literature.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  2680209     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A case of Tietze's syndrome is reported. A 43-year-old woman, who had experienced right anterior chest pain and tender swelling of the right first costosternal junction for seven months, showed increased accumulation of the right first, the right fourth, and the left first costochondral junction on bone imaging. Ga-67 imaging showed increased accumulation at the right first costosternal junction. CT showed sclerosis of the sternal manubrium, partial calcification of costal cartilage, and soft tissue swelling. Biopsy of the right first costal cartilage showed chronic inflammation with fibrosis and ossification. Increased uptake of bone gallium imaging is consistent with Tietze's syndrome.
Authors:
N Honda; K Machida; T Mamiya; T Takahashi; T Takishima; N Hasegawa; T Kamano; M Hashimoto; K Ohno; S Itoyama
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Clinical nuclear medicine     Volume:  14     ISSN:  0363-9762     ISO Abbreviation:  Clin Nucl Med     Publication Date:  1989 Aug 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1989-12-12     Completed Date:  1989-12-12     Revised Date:  2005-11-16    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7611109     Medline TA:  Clin Nucl Med     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  606-9     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Radiology, Saitama Medical Center, Saitama Medical School, Japan.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Bone and Bones / radionuclide imaging*
Female
Gallium Radioisotopes / diagnostic use
Humans
Prednisolone / therapeutic use
Tietze's Syndrome / drug therapy,  radiography,  radionuclide imaging*
Tomography, X-Ray Computed*
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Gallium Radioisotopes; 50-24-8/Prednisolone

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