Guidelines for direct radionuclide cystography in children

  • Jure Fettich
  • Paula Colarinha
  • Sibylle Fischer
  • Jörgen Frökier
  • Isky Gordon
  • Klaus Hahn
  • Levent Kabasakal
  • Mike Mann
  • Mercedes Mitjavila
  • Pierre Olivier
  • Amy Piepsz
  • Ute Porn
  • Isabel Roca
  • Rune Sixt
  • Jeannette van Velzen
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Abstract

These guidelines, which summarise the views of the Paediatric Committee of the European Association of Nuclear Medicine, provide a framework which may prove helpful to nuclear medicine teams in daily practice. They contain information on the indications, acquisition, processing and interpretation of direct radioisotope cystography in children. The guidelines should be taken in the context of "good practice" and any local/national rules which apply to nuclear medicine examinations.

Keywords

Direct radioisotope cystography Indications Acquisition Processing Interpretation 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jure Fettich
    • 1
  • Paula Colarinha
    • 2
  • Sibylle Fischer
    • 3
  • Jörgen Frökier
    • 4
  • Isky Gordon
    • 5
  • Klaus Hahn
  • Levent Kabasakal
    • 6
  • Mike Mann
    • 7
  • Mercedes Mitjavila
    • 8
  • Pierre Olivier
    • 9
  • Amy Piepsz
    • 10
  • Ute Porn
    • 3
  • Isabel Roca
    • 11
  • Rune Sixt
    • 12
  • Jeannette van Velzen
    • 13
  1. 1.Department for Nuclear MedicineUniversity Medical Centre LjubljanaLjubljanaSlovenia
  2. 2.Instituto Português de OncologiaLisboaPortugal
  3. 3.Department for Nuclear MedicineUniversity of MunichGermany
  4. 4.Aarhus University Hospital–SkejbyDenmark
  5. 5.Great Ormond Street Hospital for ChildrenLondonUK
  6. 6.Cerraphasa Tip FakultesiNukleer Tip Ana Bilim DaliAksarayTurkey
  7. 7.Institute of Child Health, RondeboshRed Cross HospitalCapetownSouth Africa
  8. 8.Hospital Universitário de GetafeMadridSpain
  9. 9.CHU NancyFrance
  10. 10.CHU St PierreBrusselsBelgium
  11. 11.Hospital Vall d'HebronBarcelonaSpain
  12. 12.The Queen Silvia Children's HospitalGöteborgSweden
  13. 13.Liaison personARPES

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