[Radiographic disappearance of lanthanum].

  title={[Radiographic disappearance of lanthanum].},
  author={Giordano Pastori},
  journal={Giornale italiano di nefrologia : organo ufficiale della Societa italiana di nefrologia},
  volume={32 1}
In 2006, Cerny and Kunzendorf in the New England Journal of Medicine Images in clinical medicine, showed the radiographic appearance of lanthanum for the first time. After many years we noticed the inverse phenomenon. In a peritoneal dialysis patient treated with lanthanum carbonate, we had two radiography of the abdomen for monitoring the peritoneal catheter. In the first radiography contrast material was seen in colon. In the most recent radiography contrast material disappeared. The patient… CONTINUE READING