Suprarenal abscess in the neonate. Technetium-99m glucoheptonate imaging.

Abstract

Although suprarenal abscess in a newborn is rare, a prompt diagnosis is essential for proper patient management. The findings obtained with Tc-99m glucoheptonate renal imaging in a newborn with a right adrenal abscess are reported. A radionuclide renal imaging sequence over a 15-hour period demonstrated a "rim sign" which can be used to suggest the… (More)

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@article{Wells1986SuprarenalAI, title={Suprarenal abscess in the neonate. Technetium-99m glucoheptonate imaging.}, author={R. Glenn Wells and J. R. Sty and Nickisa Hodgson}, journal={Clinical nuclear medicine}, year={1986}, volume={11 1}, pages={32-4} }