Clinical case: Transmural necrosis

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

74 years old man, 158 cm height, 72 kg weight.

Medical history

Coronary artery disease with angioplasty. Stent on IVA and marginal. Diabetes.

Procedure

One day
250 MBq Stress
750 MBq Rest

Diagnosis

Transmural necrosis in apical and infero-apical and infero basal territory – No ischemia.

Findings

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