Bone SPECT/CT Localizes Increased Bone Metabolism and Subsequent Bone Resorption in Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy.

@article{Narimatsu2017BoneSL,
  title={Bone SPECT/CT Localizes Increased Bone Metabolism and Subsequent Bone Resorption in Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy.},
  author={Hidetoshi Narimatsu and Tadaki Nakahara and Sayuri Kodama and Hiromi Hisazumi and Shinichi Tominaga and Kiyoshi Ohkuma and Masahiro Jinzaki},
  journal={Clinical nuclear medicine},
  year={2017},
  volume={42 10},
  pages={784-786}
}
A 64-year-old man with lung cancer with a history of revascularization of the occluded right femoral artery underwent bone scintigraphy, which showed intense uptake in the distal side of the right leg. The additional SPECT/CT clarified that the uptake was predominantly increased in the epiphyses of the right ankle and foot with possible osteopenia. One… CONTINUE READING