Renal graft evaluation with pertechnetate and I-131 Hippuran. A comparative clinical study.

@article{Clorius1979RenalGE,
  title={Renal graft evaluation with pertechnetate and I-131 Hippuran. A comparative clinical study.},
  author={John H. Clorius and Kurt Dreikorn and J Zelt and E Raptou and Dirk Weber and K. Rubinstein and Diane Lynn Dahm and Peter Georgi},
  journal={Journal of nuclear medicine : official publication, Society of Nuclear Medicine},
  year={1979},
  volume={20 10},
  pages={1029-37}
}
This retrospective study compared standard clinical and biochemical data from 50 graft recipients against 533 I-131 Hippuran sequential scintigrams and 515 [99mTc]pertechnetate serial scintigrams. All grafts included in this study are cadaver kidneys. The majority of the studies were made during the early posttransplantation period. Anuria or oliguria of at least 4 days duration was seen in 18 patients. The study spans 574 days of oliguria during which 136 dual-tracer studies were made. I-131… CONTINUE READING