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Poor tracking of myocardial walls and inaccurate estimation of systolic parameters in myocardial hypertrophy on gated myocardial perfusion SPECT resulted from erroneous placement of region of interest and contouring: A pitfall of commercially available software packages for cardiac analysis

  • Mohsen Qutbi
  • Yaser Shiravand
  • Mehdi Soltanshahi
  • Isa Neshandar Asli
  • Abdolhamid Bagheri
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© American Society of Nuclear Cardiology 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  • Mohsen Qutbi
    • 1
  • Yaser Shiravand
    • 1
  • Mehdi Soltanshahi
    • 1
  • Isa Neshandar Asli
    • 1
  • Abdolhamid Bagheri
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Nuclear Medicine, Taleghani Educational Hospital, School of MedicineShahid Beheshti University of Medical SciencesTehranIran
  2. 2.Department of Cardiology, Modarres Educational Hospital, School of MedicineShahid Beheshti University of Medical SciencesTehranIran

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