Singlephase Bone Scan

Tc-99m-MDP: 10 mCi

3-h delay to allow soft tissue washout

HOT FOCI-INCREASE UPTAKE

Metastatic disease

Tumor

Trauma

Insufficiency Pathological Trauma Pagets Arthritis Osteomyelitis

Bone Scan Arthritis

COLD FOCI: DECREASED UPTAKE

Myeloma

Bone Scan Arthritis Cancer

Renal cell/thyroid metastasis

Bone cysts

Infarcts/AVN

Hardware

Abscess

Artifact

Hdp Superscan

SUPERSCAN

Metastatic disease HPTH

Osteomalacia severe

$ ■ '

F '

/ J \

B

Metastatic

Previous radionuclide administration Aluminum contamination Amyloidosis

Bone Scan Manubrium Rheumatic

Was this article helpful?

0 0
Arthritis Relief Now

Arthritis Relief Now

When you hear the word arthritis, images of painful hands and joints comes into play. Few people fully understand arthritis and this guide is dedicated to anyone suffering with this chronic condition and wants relief now.

Get My Free Ebook


Post a comment