Abnormal gel flotation caused by contrast media during adrenal vein sampling

@inproceedings{LimaOliveira2016AbnormalGF,
  title={Abnormal gel flotation caused by contrast media during adrenal vein sampling},
  author={Gabriel Lima-Oliveira and Giuseppe Lippi and G L Salvagno and Matteo Gelati and Antonella Bassi and Alberto Contro and Francesca Pizzolo and Gian Cesare Guidi},
  booktitle={Biochemia medica},
  year={2016}
}
INTRODUCTION During adrenal venous sampling (AVS) procedure, radiologists administer a contrast agent via the catheter to visualize the proper catheter position. MATERIALS AND METHODS A patient with primary aldosteronism diagnostic-hypothesis was admitted for AVS. A venogram was performed to
confirm the catheter's position with 2mL of Iopamidol 300 mg/mL. Samples were collected with syringe connected to a hydrophilic coated catheter by low-pressure aspiration from each of the four collection… CONTINUE READING