Criteria and quantification of fibrous dysplasia on MDP scanning.


Eleven patients with histologically proven fibrous dysplasia (biopsy) were imaged with 3-phase bone scanning, using 99mTc-MDP. Ten had monostotic and one had polyostotic fibrous dysplasia. The perfusion (phase I) and uptake (phase III) of monostotic lesions was compared to the normal contralateral side and the rest of the skeleton was inspected for other… (More)