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*  Technetium (99mTc) sestamibi
... (INN) (commonly sestamibi; USP: technetium Tc 99m sestamibi; trade name Cardiolite) is a ... A MIBI scan or sestamibi scan is now a common method of cardiac imaging. Technetium (99mTc) sestamibi is a lipophilic cation ... the result of technetium-99m decay over 55 minutes. It is now known that sestamibi redistributes more under conditions of ... The drug is a coordination complex consisting of the radioisotope technetium-99m bound to six (sesta=6) ...
*  Myocardial perfusion imaging
... two different compounds containing technetium-99m were introduced: teboroxime and sestamibi. The utilization of Tc-99m would ... The usual isotopes for such studies are either Thallium-201 or Technetium-99m. The history of nuclear cardiology began in 1927 ... technetium-99m and thallium-201 have similar typical effective doses (15-35 mSv). The positron emission tomography (PET) tracer ... "Myocardial scintigraphy with Tc-99m-teboroxime: its feasibility and the evaluation of its diagnostic reliability. A comparison ...
*  Scintigraphy
By chemically attaching technetium-99m to MDP, radioactivity can be transported and attached to bone via the hydroxyapatite for ... Tc99m-sestamibi is used to detect parathyroid adenomas. To detect metastases/function of thyroid, the isotopes iodine-131 or ... The perfusion phase of the test involves the intravenous injection of radioactive technetium macro aggregated albumin (Tc99m- ... technetium-99m is generally used, and for this purpose the iodide isotope does not need to be attached to another protein or ...
*  List of MeSH codes (D02)
... technetium tc 99m pentetate MeSH D02.691.825.937 --- technetium tc 99m sestamibi MeSH D02.691.850.900 --- trialkyltin compounds ... technetium tc 99m disofenin MeSH D02.691.825.562 --- technetium tc 99m exametazime MeSH D02.691.825.710 --- technetium tc 99m ... technetium tc 99m disofenin MeSH D02.491.485.900 --- technetium tc 99m lidofenin MeSH D02.491.567.249 --- imino furanoses MeSH ... technetium tc 99m diethyl-iminodiacetic acid MeSH D02.241.081.583.450 --- technetium tc 99m disofenin MeSH D02.241.081.583.900 ...
*  Nuclear medicine
... turning initially into Tc-99m, which is then extracted (milked) from a "moly cow" (see technetium-99m generator). The Tc-99m ... Nuclear medicine myocardial perfusion scan with thallium-201 for the rest images (bottom rows) and Tc-Sestamibi for the stress ... The most commonly used intravenous radionuclides are Technetium-99m (technetium-99m), Iodine-123 and 131, Thallium-201, Gallium ... Technetium-99m and technetium-99m DTPA A patient undergoing a nuclear medicine procedure will receive a radiation dose. Under ...
*  Index of oncology articles
... technetium tc 99m dextran - technetium tc 99m sulfur colloid - tegafur - teicoplanin - telangiectasia - temoporfin - ... sestamibi breast imaging - severe myelosuppression - S├ęzary syndrome - SGN-00101 - SGN-15 - SGOT - SGPT - sham therapy - shave ...
*  Perfusion scanning
The reason for this is that 99mTc is extracted from relatively simple technetium-99m generators which are delivered to ... "Tc-99m HMPAO SPECT in the Differential Diagnosis of the Dementias with Histopathologic Confirmation". Clinical Nuclear Medicine ... E.g. 99mTc-tetrofosmin (Myoview, GE healthcare), 99mTc-sestamibi (Cardiolite, Bristol-Myers Squibb now Lantheus Medical Imaging ... The agent of choice for this purpose is technetium-99m pertechnetate. Initially it provides a radionuclide angiogram, followed ...
*  Single-photon emission computed tomography
Bonte FJ, Harris TS, Hynan LS, Bigio EH, White CL (2006). "Tc-99m HMPAO SPECT in the differential diagnosis of the dementias ... While 99mTc is extracted from relatively simple technetium-99m generators, which are delivered to hospitals and scanning ... "Preoperative 123I/99mTc-sestamibi subtraction SPECT and SPECT/CT in primary hyperparathyroidism". J Nucl Med. 49: 2012-7. doi: ... For example, SPECT/CT may be used in sestamibi parathyroid scan applications, where the technique is useful in locating ectopic ...