Technetium Tc 99m Sestamibi

Known as: Tc-99m Sestamibi, 99mTc-Sestamibi, 99m-Tc sestamibi 
Sestamibi is a large synthetic molecule of the isonitrile family, which can be labeled with Tc99m. It passes through cells membranes passively… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Although single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) and positron emission tomography (PET) myocardial… (More)
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2005
2005
OBJECTIVE To investigate the histopathological features of pathologic parathyroid specimens associated with negative preoperative… (More)
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1999
1999
HYPOTHESIS High-resolution ultrasound and technetium Tc 99m sestamibi scanning can be used for preoperative localization of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
OBJECTIVES The purpose of this study was to determine how frequently and for what reasons the addition of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
OBJECTIVES This prospective study was conducted in 115 women to directly compare the sensitivity and specificity of thallium-201… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
OBJECTIVES We developed an automatic quantitative algorithm for the measurement of regional myocardial wall motion and wall… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
OBJECTIVES This study assessed the incremental prognostic implications of normal and equivocal exercise technetium-99m (Tc-99m… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
UNLABELLED Perfusion-scan fixed defects may result from soft tissue attenuation, decreasing test specificity for coronary disease… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
OBJECTIVES This study assessed the validity of a novel approach to myocardial perfusion scintigraphy that provides the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
The accepted radionuclide method for imaging abnormal parathyroid tissue has been the combined use of [99mTc]pertechnetate 201Tl… (More)
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