Clinical case: Normal LV-function (EF 69%)

Courtesy of Pr. Kaufmann and Dr. Herzog, University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland.

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

Patient

176 cm Height, 82 Kg Weight.

Medical history

No known CAD. The patient was referred for exclusion of ischemia after suspicious ECG-changes.

Procedure

One-day 99mTc-Tetrofosmin
315 MBq Stress
921 MBq Rest

Diagnosis

No ischemia, no scar. Normal LV-function (EF 69%).Normal patient.

Findings

Standard procedure               Alcyone Technology
Ventri - LEHRcollimator          procedure Discovery NM 530c
15 min Stress 15 min               5 min Stress 3 min Rest
Rest