MCQ : Nuclear-07


67 year-old man, with previous MI
Recent onset of effort dyspnoea
ECG: inferior MI, VEB
Echo: poor acoustic window. EF: 35%
Waiting list for hip replacement

Which kind of tracer/s is/are used?
Which is the best interpretation of these images?

A) rest 201Thallium/ stress 99mTc Tetrofosmine, area of necrosis plus ischemia
B) 99mTc Tetrofosmine stress/rest study, area of necrosis plus ischemia
C) 99mTc Tetrofosmine/123I MIBG perfusion-innervation mismatch for the evaluation of EV area
D) 99mTc Tetrofosmine with and without nitrates study for the evaluation of viability

Train the brain, test your skills, then click here to show the answer