A finding of myocardial uptake at a bone scintigraphy with Tc-99m HDP

L. Travascio, M. Ciancamerla, M. Colandrea, A. D. Di Nicola, S. Giacomobono, F. Ugolini, T. Montesano, G. Ronga

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Abstract

We present a patient admitted to our Department for a Tc-99m HDP three-phase bone scintigraphy to evaluate a hip prosthesis. Delayed images showed diffuse myocardial uptake at whole body scan. In such cases, several affections should be considered in the differential diagnosis.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)419-420
Number of pages2
JournalClinica Terapeutica
Volume159
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - Nov 2008

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Keywords

  • Extraskeletal activity
  • Myocardial uptake
  • Subclinical hypothyroidism
  • Tc-99m HDP three-phase bone scintigraphy

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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Travascio, L., Ciancamerla, M., Colandrea, M., Di Nicola, A. D., Giacomobono, S., Ugolini, F., Montesano, T., & Ronga, G. (2008). A finding of myocardial uptake at a bone scintigraphy with Tc-99m HDP. Clinica Terapeutica, 159(6), 419-420.