Clinical case: Apex Ischemia

Courtesy of Prof. Marzullo and Dr. A. Gimelli, CNR Pisa, Italy.

The clinical case below is displayed only for educational purpose and for the benefit of healthcare student and professional.

Patient

75 years old man, 175 cm height, 78 Kg weight.

History

Smoking,
Hypercolesterolemia,
Hypertension,
Effort dyspnea

Procedure

One day
297 MBq Stress
890 MBq Rest

Diagnosis

Apex ischemia.

Findings

Standard procedure               Alcyone Technology
Millennium                                procedure Discovery NM 530c
MG-LEHRcollimator                 5 min Stress, 3 min Rest
5 min Stress, 3 min Rest