Department of Nuclear Medicine

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Scintigraphy

BONE SCINTIGRAPHY

Rheumatological assessment to investigate joint pain, algoneurodystrophy, stress fractures and suspected spondyloarthritis.
Assessment of painful joint prosthesis.
Oncological assessment.

scintigraphie pulmonaire

VENTILATION/PERFUSION LUNG SCAN

Investigation of pulmonary embolism. Assessment of pulmonary arterial hypertension. Pre-thoracic surgery assessment.

ganglion sentinelle

SENTINEL LYMPH NODE

This examination is prescribed for certain breast tumours and certain skin and mucosa tumours, such as melanoma.

DATSCAN®

Study of the nigrostriatal dopaminergic pathways for the diagnosis of Parkinson’s disease, or differential diagnosis between Alzheimer’s disease and dementia with Lewy bodies.

MIBG

MIBG Scintigraphy

Investigation of pheochromocytoma, assessment before a rhythm-related procedure, heart failure, Parkinsonian syndrome.

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THYROID SCAN

Assessment of hyperthyroidism.
Investigation of nodular thyroids.

scintigraphie rénale

RENAL SCINTIGRAPHY

Separate functional evaluation of the kidneys, investigation of urine flow blockage, assessment of pyelonephritis, preoperative assessment.