Lymphoscintigraphic evaluation of chronic lower limb oedema.

  title={Lymphoscintigraphic evaluation of chronic lower limb oedema.},
  author={O. Khan and Paramanand Maharaj and Raj S Rampaul and Alison Joy Archibald and Rene Naipaul and N Loutan},
  journal={The West Indian medical journal},
  volume={52 2},
Ultrasound, computed tomography (CT), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), venography, lymphoscinti-graphy (LS) and contrast lymphography are frequently utilized in the evaluation of lower limb oedema but no clinical data from the Caribbean have been published on the role of LS despite its well-recognized clinical application. The successful clinical application of CT, colour doppler sonography and MRI in differentiating the various causes of lower limb oedema is well understood… CONTINUE READING