Improved detection of small cavernous hemangiomas of the liver with high-resolution three-headed SPECT.


The purpose of this study was to review our experience with 99mTc-red blood cell scintigraphy for diagnosis of cavernous hemangiomas of the liver using a new three-headed, high-resolution dedicated SPECT system. Of 19 patients referred with a total of 38 lesions seen on CT, US, or MRI, 14 patients had 24 lesions that were hemangioma-positive with SPECT (all… (More)