Tc-99m sestamibi myocardial perfusion scintigraphy with the novel use of metamizol for the detection of perfusion reversibility


ERGÜN E. , ÇAĞLAR TUNCALI M. , BOZKURT M. F. , ERGÜN H.

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF NUCLEAR MEDICINE AND MOLECULAR IMAGING, cilt.35, sa.8, ss.1530-1536, 2008 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 35 Konu: 8
  • Basım Tarihi: 2008
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1007/s00259-008-0732-2
  • Dergi Adı: EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF NUCLEAR MEDICINE AND MOLECULAR IMAGING
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1530-1536

Özet

Purpose This study aims to investigate whether induction with metamizol, an analgesic-antipyretic drug having spasmolitic activity, could be used to increase the detectability of ischemic/jeopardized myocardium during MPS (myocardial perfusion scintigraphy).