Hepatobiliary scintigraphy with 99mTc-PIPIDA in the evaluation of neonatal jaundice.

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Hepatobiliary scintigraphy with technetium 99m-labeled p-isopropylacetanilido iminodiacetic acid (99mTc-PIPIDA) was used to evaluate 22 neonates with mixed jaundice. Ten patients were proved to have biliary atresia; ten others were diagnosed as having neonatal hepatitis. In the remaining two, jaundice was secondary to prolonged hyperalimentation. Initial… (More)

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@article{Majd1981HepatobiliarySW, title={Hepatobiliary scintigraphy with 99mTc-PIPIDA in the evaluation of neonatal jaundice.}, author={Massoud Majd and R. C. Reba and R. Peter Altman}, journal={Pediatrics}, year={1981}, volume={67 1}, pages={140-5} }