Clinical case: Ischemia

Courtesy of Dr. Levy, La Roseraie, Paris.

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

Patient

77 years old man, 170 cm height, 63 kg weight.

Medical history

Patient referred for typical angina.

Procedure

One day
250 MBq Stress
750 MBq Rest

Diagnosis

Post stress hypoperfusion in apical and anterior territories reversible at rest indicating an ischemia.

Findings

Standard procedure              Alcyone Technology
Infinia - LEHRcollimator         procedure Discovery NM 530c
14 min Stress 9 min                5 min Stress 3 min Rest
Rest