oa South African Medical Journal - Brain scintigraphy in the diagnosis of intracranial lesions - comparative scanning with 169Ytterbium diethylenetriaminepenta-acetic acid and 203mercury chlormerodrin
|Article Title||Brain scintigraphy in the diagnosis of intracranial lesions - comparative scanning with 169Ytterbium diethylenetriaminepenta-acetic acid and 203mercury chlormerodrin|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Medical Journal|
|Affiliations||1 *Atomic Energy Board **Department of Physiology, University of Pretoria ***Department of Diagnostic Radio-Isotopes, H.F. Verwoerd Hospital and University of Pretoria|
|Publication Date||Feb 1973|
|Pages||232 - 236|
|Keyword(s)||Brain scintigraphy, Diagnosis, Intracranial lesions, Medical imaging, Neurology and Radiology|
This report descriptionbes clinical studies with a recently introduced radiopharmaceutical for brain scanning, which is characterized by a long physical half-life and an extremely rapid biological excretion, thus allowing the application of mCi doses without a potential radiation hazard.
Article metrics loading...