Clinical case: Ischemia in double vessel disease

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

62 years old woman, 161 cm height, 65 kg weight.

Medical history

Hypertension
effort chest pain

Procedure

One day
297 MBq Stress
890 MBq Rest

Diagnosis

Ischemia in double vessel disease (right coronary and left circumflex arteries) is obvious on Discovery NM 530c system and confirmed by coronary arteriography.

Findings

Standard procedure            Alcyone Technology
MG - LEHRcollimator            procedure Discovery NM 530c
20 min Stress 18 min            5 min Stress 3 min Rest
Rest