Demonstration of inguinal hernia by means of peritoneal 99mTc-MAA scintigraphy with a load produced by standing in a patient treated by continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis.

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A 45-year-old man receiving continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis developed scrotal swelling and edema which was aggravated in the standing position. Physical examination failed to find inguinal hernia and although ultrasonography revealed the patent had processus vaginalias, it failed to prove its continuity to the peritesticular space of the tunica… (More)

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@article{Suga1992DemonstrationOI, title={Demonstration of inguinal hernia by means of peritoneal 99mTc-MAA scintigraphy with a load produced by standing in a patient treated by continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis.}, author={K. Suga and T. Kaneko and Kazuya Nishigauchi and Kazuhiko Soejima and Hiroyuki Utsumi and N. Yamada}, journal={Annals of nuclear medicine}, year={1992}, volume={6 3}, pages={203-6} }