Bone scintigraphy

Known as: Bone scan, TBBS, Skeletal scintigraphy 
A bone scan or bone scintigraphy /sɪnˈtɪɡrəfi/ is a nuclear scanning test to find certain abnormalities in bone. It is primarily used to help… (More)
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2009
2009
A quantitative analysis of metastatic bone involvement can be an important prognostic indicator of survival or a tool in… (More)
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2009
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2009
UNLABELLED Somatostatin receptor scintigraphy is an accurate imaging modality for the diagnosis of neuroendocrine tumor. Because… (More)
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2003
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2003
Human breast cancers are known to preferentially metastasize to skeletal sites, however, the mechanisms that mediate the skeletal… (More)
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2002
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2002
PURPOSE We wanted to evaluate feasibility and safety of dendritic cell-based immunotherapy in patients with metastatic renal cell… (More)
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2001
2001
Since 1961 bone turnover has been examined using various radio-labeled substances. In 1971 bone scintigraphy was performed the… (More)
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2001
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2001
PURPOSE Histological studies have shown that the two sialoproteins, bone sialoprotein (BSP) and osteopontin (OPN), are induced in… (More)
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2000
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2000
The aim of this study was to evaluate the clinical use of fluorine-18 fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography (FDG-PET… (More)
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1999
1999
A retrospective study of histologically proven cases of plasma cell myeloma during a 13-year period showed that bone scintigraphy… (More)
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1999
1999
Objectives—I-metaiodobenzylguanidine (MIBG) myocardial scintigraphy is clinically used to estimate local myocardial sympathetic… (More)
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1987