Intestinal duplication: Imaging with Tc-99m sodium pertechnetate

Academic Article


  • Patients with alimentary tract duplications may present with gastrointestinal bleeding. A case is presented of a three-year-old boy with a history of melena who underwent Tc-99m sodium pertechnetate scanning, which showed diffuse deposition of radionuclide along the course of the small bowel.
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    Author List

  • Torgerson CL; Young DW; Vaid YN; Georgeson KE; Kelly DR
  • Start Page

  • 968
  • Volume

  • 21
  • Issue

  • 12