Non-invasive estimation of duodenogastric reflux using technetium-99m p-butyl-iminodiacetic acid.

@article{Muhammed1980NoninvasiveEO,
  title={Non-invasive estimation of duodenogastric reflux using technetium-99m p-butyl-iminodiacetic acid.},
  author={I Muhammed and G. P. McLoughlin and Stephen Holt and T. Vincent Taylor},
  journal={Lancet},
  year={1980},
  volume={2 8205},
  pages={1162-5}
}
Post-gastrectomy symptoms of dyspepsia, epigastric pain, nausea, and bilious vomiting have been ascribed to duodenogastric reflux. A noninvasive method, using the radiopharmaceutical technetium-99m p-butyl-iminodiacetic acid, has been developed to observe biliary excretion scintigraphically and to monitor its excretion. 10 controls and 45 patients after stomach operations were given the radiopharmaceutical intravenously and were scanned every 5 min for an hour, after which the site of the… CONTINUE READING

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