Measurement of gallbladder emptying sequentially using a single dose of 99mTc-labeled hepatobiliary agent.

@article{Krishnamurthy1982MeasurementOG,
  title={Measurement of gallbladder emptying sequentially using a single dose of 99mTc-labeled hepatobiliary agent.},
  author={Gerbail T. Krishnamurthy and V R Bobba and E J Kingston and Frederick Turner},
  journal={Gastroenterology},
  year={1982},
  volume={83 4},
  pages={773-6}
}
The gallbladder emptying response to a single large (20 ng/kg) and four equally divided sequential small (5 ng/kg each) doses of octapeptide of cholecystokinin at 20-min intervals was measured in a paired study in six normal subjects noninvasively and quantitatively by a nongeometric method using a gamma camera, computer, and 99mTc-labeled hepatobiliary… CONTINUE READING