The usefulness of scintigraphy with (99m)Tc-anti-granulocyte antibody for diagnosis and follow-up in children with myocarditis.

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BACKGROUND AND AIM The aim of this study was to investigate whether scintigraphy with (99m)Tc-Anti-Granulocyte antibody is useful for diagnosis and follow-up in children with myocarditis, and to determine its correlation with endomyocardial biopsy (EMB) and clinical features. METHODS A total of 11 children, mean age 13 years and presenting with symptoms… (More)

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@article{Zikowska2012TheUO, title={The usefulness of scintigraphy with (99m)Tc-anti-granulocyte antibody for diagnosis and follow-up in children with myocarditis.}, author={Lidia Zi{\'o}łkowska and Wanda Kawalec and Maria Biernatowicz and Elżbieta Swiątek-Rawa and Anna Kaminska and Anna Turska-Kmie{\'c}}, journal={Kardiologia polska}, year={2012}, volume={70 12}, pages={1243-9} }