Nuclear medicine

Selected studies using radioactive materials and specific drugs for each organ, useful in all areas of medicine, with great importance in cancer and cardiovascular diseases.

Cardiology

  • Myocardial viability scintigraphy
  • Resting myocardial perfusion
  • Myocardial perfusion at rest and post-exercise

Endocrinology

  • Parathyroid glands gammagraphy
  • Thyroid scan
  • Body travel with 1-131 (tracking metastasis)
  • Hyperthyroidism therapy

Gastroenterologist

  • Gastroesophageal reflux study
  • Hepatobiliary scintigraphy ( ida)
  • Hepatosplenic scintigraphy
  • Liquid phase gastric emptying scan
  • Digestive hemorrhage investigation

Urology and Internal Medicine

  • Study of salivary glands
  • Cystography
  • Glomerular filtration
  • Static renal scintigraphy with dmsa
  • Baseline and post-captopril re-rhythm
  • Mag 3 renogram
  • Sequential reogram with glomerular filtration

Pneumology

  • Pulmonary perfusion and ventilation scintigraphy
  • Lung scintigraphy, perfusion
  • Lung scintigraphy, ventilation

Neurosurgery

  • Brain spect scintigraphy

Neurology

  • Gammagrafía Cerebral dinámica / estudio de muerte cerebral
  • Static brain scintigraphy

Ophthalmology

  • Dacryocystography

Oncology

  • Gallium 67 study (for infection and tumors)
  • Bone scintigraphy (corporal or segmental)

Orthopedics

  • Three phase bone scintigraphy

Urology

  • Scrotal content scintigraphy (perfusion)

Peripheral Vascula

  • Lymph node scan