Digital Superimposition of Single Photon Emission Computerized Tomography (SPECT) and CT Images for Immunoscintigraphy

  • Jean Denis Lumbroso
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Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSA, volume 152)


The first successful results of immunoscintigraphy carried out on a large series of patients were reported by Goldenberg et al. (1) and Mach et al. (2) using polyclonal antibodies directed against carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA). The method was then improved by the introduction of monoclonal antibodies and their fragments by Mach et al. (3), and by the use of single photon emission computerized tomography (SPECT) (4,5).


Single Photon Emission Computerize Tomography Computerize Tomography Image Gamma Camera Single Photon Emission Computerize Tomography Image Medullary Thyroid Cancer 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jean Denis Lumbroso
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  1. 1.Institut Gustave Roussy and INSERM U66VillejuifFrance

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