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A two-dimensional record of the distribution of a radioactive tracer in a tissue or organ, obtained by means of a scanning scintillation counter. Also called scintigraph, scintiscan.

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Strobel, "Chronic recurrent multifocal osteomyelitis (CRMO) with symmetric involvement of both femora: X-ray, bone scintigram, and MR imaging findings in one case," Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging, vol.
Due to high concentration of radiopharmaceuticals a tumor area will emerge on a scintigram, the graphic record obtained by scintigraphy, as a hot site.
Balan, "Solitary phalangeal metastasis of renal cell carcinoma on bone scintigram.," Clinical nuclear medicine, vol.
Other imaging techniques, such as MRI and bone scintigram, are redundant since they neither make the diagnosis more secure nor influence the choice of treatment.
The reported main radiological methods were a bone scintigram and MRI.
For further investigations, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of the pelvis and the head, a bone scintigram, and a dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DXA) were performed.
The diagnosis can usually be based on clinical, Haemodynamic (Pulmonary artery capillary wedge and/or left atrial pressure wave), electrocardiographic (ECG), functional (Echocardiogram), metabolic (Coronary lactate production), Biochemical (release of creatine kinase-MB isoenzyme and/or troponin) or Regional perfusion (Scintigram) parameters.
Whole body bone scan [Figure 1]c and chest computer tomography (CT), [Figure 1]d identified a focal area with increased technetium-99m diphosphonate scintigram uptake over the right scapula compatible with right scapular mass and a large cauliflower-like osteosclerotic lesion exophytic from the inner area of the right scapular body.
Usually, one vial (111-185 MBq) of DaTSCAN is intravenously administered to an adult patient for brain scintigram which is taken 3 to 6 hours after administration.
The investigators applied scintigram with intradermal injections of radioactive tracer at each IT to determine the skin blood flow [18].
Figure 1A shows the original whole-body scintigram published by Nemmar et al.