[Pulmonary embolism. Perfusion and ventilation pulmonary scintigraphy findings (author's transl)[].

@article{Baillet1982PulmonaryEP,
  title={[Pulmonary embolism. Perfusion and ventilation pulmonary scintigraphy findings (author's transl)[].},
  author={J Baillet},
  journal={Journal des maladies vasculaires},
  year={1982},
  volume={7 2},
  pages={139-48}
}
  • J Baillet
  • Published 1982 in Journal des maladies vasculaires
After discussing the rather particular misadventures that the concept, diagnosis, and treatment of pulmonary embolism have been subjected to in France, the techniques for performing and analyzing results of pulmonary scintigraphy are described. Typical findings are one (or more) totally excluded areas in the biopsy specimen, easily systematized on a profile film. Though scintigraphy imaging appears to be essential, the sensitivity of the technique enabling positive exclusion of a pulmonary… CONTINUE READING