Calcified Tissue International

, Volume 33, Issue 1, pp 553–553 | Cite as

Kinetics of99mTc-tin-methylene diphosphonate in normal subjects and pathological conditions: A simple index of bone metabolism

  • John J. Coupal
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Keywords

Pathological Condition Bone Metabolism Diphosphonate Simple Index 

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© Springer-Verlag 1981

Authors and Affiliations

  • John J. Coupal
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  1. 1.Nuclear Medicine ServiceVeterans Administration Medical CenterLexingtonUSA

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