Sestamibi SPECT

A nuclear medicine exam using the radiopharmaceuticals Tc-99m sestamibi and thallous chloride.

Indications:

This study is used to evaluate brain tumors. This study is particularly good a visualizing high-grade tumors.

Scheduling:

  • Can be ordered any time.

  • Procedure takes approximately two hours.

Additional Resources:

Patient Information Sheet of Brain SPECT.


Sestamibi Brain SPECT - Tumor