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[The adenosine test in association with 99m-technetium sestamibi tomoscintigraphy in the diagnosis of coronary pathology].

@article{Zammarchi1992TheAT,
  title={[The adenosine test in association with 99m-technetium sestamibi tomoscintigraphy in the diagnosis of coronary pathology].},
  author={A. Zammarchi and W. Pitscheider and R. Crepaz and L. Osele and D. Bettini and C. Romeo and E. Braito},
  journal={Giornale italiano di cardiologia},
  year={1992},
  volume={22 11},
  pages={
          1293-300
        }
}
BACKGROUND The exogenous adenosine is able to provoke a coronary vasodilation, which is the same as the one provoked by the papaverine and greater than the one provoked by the dipyridamole. We report our experience in using exogenous adenosine in association with technetium-99m-sestamibi tomoscintigraphy for a diagnostic test on the coronary artery disease (CAD). METHODS We considered 22 patients (18 male and 4 female, mean age 57 years) affected by angiographically demonstrated coronary… Expand