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Abdominal Wall

  • M. Elizabeth Oates
  • Vincent L. Sorrell
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Abstract

“Hot” artifacts affecting the abdominal wall are mostly related to radiopharmaceutical or radioactive urine contamination. “Cold” artifacts are generally patient-related or due to gamma camera damage or malfunction.

Keywords

Nuclear Medicine Abdominal Wall Imaging Finding Gamma Camera Camera System 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Elizabeth Oates
    • 1
  • Vincent L. Sorrell
    • 2
  1. 1.Division of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging Department of RadiologyUniversity of KentuckyLexingtonUSA
  2. 2.Division of Cardiovascular Medicine Department of Internal Medicine Gill Heart InstituteUniversity of KentuckyLexingtonUSA

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