Answers in 'Nuclear medicine'
1 testicule bigger than the other,no pain .Pet scan 4 wholebodywas done few months ago,and all was clean doctor asked for ultrasound,what could it be
3cm nodule on rt lung hilerregion? Pet scan this am,can scan cause cancer & what are side effects? I'm scared to have cancer &nodule in lowerlft lung!
31 m Still having bad wheezing and chest pain. Sometimes squeezing and dull. Always breathless heavy. Breathing patterns are different. Heart doc did stress echo holter and ekg . Lung doc did broncho Ct scan of chest vq scan pft methan reactive airw?
31 m heavy breathing :: shortness breath feels full at rest. Gets worse daily. Breathing patterns becoming different Got echo holter nuclear stress test :: bronchoscopy pft and chest Ct scan normal. Pft showed positive mehtanine airway D? Cancer?heart
31 m - Is a bronchoscopy :: chest Ct scan with contrast and Vq scan good enough to rule out lung cancer or lung problems ?
35 y::O male.Went to a Doctor and got a EKG, Echo, and Nuclear Stress Test. All came back good. BP120::82-LDL-112:: HDL-35:: Tri-100. Should I be worried?
Are there any risks of a cisternogram?
And if shows up a a nuclear pet scan and there is no blockage after a cardio cat. What could be done to prevent problems(heart attack, or worse?
Any radiologist know why PET scans are not approved by medicare for evaluation of SCLC but is for NSCLC. Does it mean they don't visualize sclc well?
Am I suppose to settle for how I'm feeling ? Holter ekg nuclear stress endosco- colonoscopy. CBC and panel. I can't catch a breathe and have to breathe heavy. My heart beat feels silent and can't hear it. My headache today caused me to throw up 5 tin
All the tests I took days everything's normal i know I have anxiety but my body doesn't feel normal. Dry mouth coughed blood. Hard beat isn't strong even when I workout it beats fast but not strong. Doing a nuclear stress should i get a pet scan?
Abdominal pain, mid center to right, Ultrasound, HIDA, & CT, blood work all normal. Pain is increasingly horrible still. Going on 8 months. Any ideas?
Are there types of mold that can make me sick?
At Dr. Visit to review bone scan & discuss hysterectomy I was so nervous blood pressure 148::100.Should I be concerned? At home it's less than 120::80.
Bloods done last week shows d dimer positive, I've gone for vq scan at hospital they said fine sent me home now doc sent letter to see him I'm nervous
Brain spect grossly irregular activity in large area cerebral cortex with relative sparing of the occipital region possibly the R frontal area
Bilirubin 1.3, ALT 32. Nausea, pain not terrible, bloating, gas, 2 wks. Is it gallbladder if CT is normal, hida scan 3 yrs ago at 33, cdiff 9 mos ago?
Can birth control pills just stop working or work less effectively?
Can dexilant cause chest pain? had cardiac ct scan, wore a monitor, blood work, chest X-ray, abdominal MRI, and Hida scan. All good. No stress test.
Can small bowel lymphoma ( lymphoma of mesentery ) being missed on whole-body PET::Ct scan?
Can I get an infection from a mosquito bite?
Can I catch hypothermia in warm weather?
Can babies get sunburned?
Can a vq scan cause lung cancer? Didn't drink much water after scan was taken?
Does a gastric emptying study show cancer as well as slow emptying?
Distant and weak pulse with headaches and full deep seperate breaths. Been for almost 8 months and feels like it's getting worse everyday. Feels like cardiac tamponade symptoms. Got s nuclear stress and a holter ekg ?
Doing a nuclear stress test tomorrow! Would this tell me Whats wrong ? had catscan X-ray echo ekg and I have a really hard time breathing just sitting down and long breathe like Igonna pass out. I can't feel my heart beat my chest. Weak. Headaches
Does sea water have things in it that can make me or my kids sick?
Does a PET scan only show cancer?
Endoscope hida scan normal excruciating pain for a few seconds off and on in stomach where ribs meet, I'm thinking gastritis? ? Tyvm
Fatigue for 2 years with some muscle loss. Pet::Ct scan was negative. What is chance of it missing lung cancer (exsmoker sorry, clean 2 years). Thanks?
Gotten catscan chest stomach :: holter :: blood tests cbc panel :: cta angio :: echo:: colon :: endo doors :: capsule end :: MRI head vq scan pft all normal airway disease but headaches daily weak pulse ch tightness cancer? Am I crazy? zoloft safe to tak?
Got hida scan of gallbladder, ejection was 94% which is good. But am bein sent to Genral surgeon and dont know why. Why would this happen?
Got results for PET scan on lung nodules. Nodules are "undetermined" cuz of size but parotid glands on both side of neck showed "hot". Any relation?
How is a CT Cisternogram done? I'm having done with a full spine CT Myelogram
Hi could you please explain what "moderately intense increased tracer uptake at the L5-S1 level of the lumbar spine and L4-5 level and right hip joint?
Husband can't lie flat on back w::O not being able to breath. He's doing hida scan today and worried about lying on back for so long. He truly can't. ?
Has anyone had any luck with Adderall in treating Binge Eating Disorder? Vyvanse recently approved but SNRI contraindicates. Echo::Muga prior to Rx?
Had bone scan with radioactive dye @15yrs due to unexplained pain. Later told most dye had concentrated in breasts. Why would it? Possible reasons?
How can I ask for an MRI or PET scan to see if there are any anomalies in my brain?
How long does a fracture stay intensely bright on a bone scan? It's been 7 months with sternal fx in 2 areas + still bright. Dr will rescan in 6 month
Hello doctor....my lymph node swollen and I got fever and tiredness for 10 days ,and PET CT scan says it seems to be like lymphoma but biopsy result s?
Had Vq scan they injected dye but didn't stick needle in me put little tube in my arm injected it into that what is the tube thing?
How long does it take to get sunburned?
How long do I have to boil water for it to be safe to drink?
How can I stop my heart from racing after being scared?
HIDA showed 6%EF. Only have occasional nausea & discomfort in GB region. MRCP showed sludge and now taking Urso. Can EF% improve or GB removal needed?
Had nuclear stress test all clear, does this mean my heart is fine,61year old male.
How can I recover emotionally from a hurricane disaster?
How many survive staying in hurricanes?
How often do you need to use PET scan or bronchoscope to locate lung cancer because it does not show on CT scan but symptoms tell you to keep looking?
Had nuclear stress about 13 years ago don't remember meds used! Had HIDA 2 yrs ago plus annual mammos. Too much radiation? Nuclear dangerous?
How often do nuclear stress tests miss clogged arteries? Had a month ago that was normal but an EKG yesterday said ACUTE MI. Cardio said ignore it.
I had a nuclear pathoroid test yesterday today I have sore throat feel really tired and ache all over I have lupus could test have given me a flare?
In past 3years I have had 3 CT scans and 1 pet::Ct scan all negative. Do I need more scans to rule out lung cancer? Still have fatigue and muscle loss
I have had burning chest pain for 8 months.I had MRI,CT nuclear bone scan and intercostal nerve block and GI workup. What should I do now?
Is Hyperkinetic gallbladder real? I've had random right UQ::Back pain and nausea for months now, as well as a slight ALT elevation. HIDA scan was 88%
I just had an hida scan. During the second half I started to get internediate pain on both sides but mostly the left side. Can gallbladder disease sti?
Is it normal to feel dizzy and light-headed the day after having the scan and ingesting the radioactive
I have a 3.4 cm mass on my lung, I've had the ct scan with contrast a pet scan, the mass lilt up good being 10.25 what else could it b beside cancer?
I've had RUQ pressure::Ache, fatigue, intermittent nausea and diarrhea for 1 year. HIDA scan 3 weeks ago-94% EF. Thoughts?
I have to stay in a shelter with lots of people. If someone has Zika, are we all going to catch it?
I have felt anxious since the news about the hurricane started. Will it go away on its own?
If someone gets hit on the head but not knocked out, should I try to keep them awake? How long?
If I’m working in the heat is it better to drink water or gatorade?
Is it ok to eat food from a refrigerator that has no power?
If I can’t get a splinter out will it get infected?
If one testucule feels larger and harder for a 43 years old what could it be? doctor asked for ultrasound,Pet scan was all clear 7 months ago.
Is a myocardial perfusion scan the same as nuclear stress scan?
Is it possible for a PET Scan to miss active cancer in a Metastatic cancer patient?
I have been experiencing RUQ pain for almost 5 years. Feels like rolled up sock under my rib cage. Normal u::S, CT, & HIDA. What could cause this?
My pet scan was highly suspicious for malignancy in rt lung.Now onto Bronchoscope so didn't pet confirm cancer?This cancer isn't curable!
My girl 16 years old has hyperthyroidism. normal scan showed a small nodule. doc ordered a tc99 scan. is this scan safe for a 16 yrs old.
My dad was diagnosed with esophagus cancer. he had a pet scan and they found liver and lymph node cancer. said forth stage. can this be cured?
My 6y had a solid gastric emptying study. emptying %'s: 1hr 16%, 2hr 40.6% & 4hr 82%.hes fft, has early satiety. dr said results normal. your opinion?
My tsh level showing 9.1 . my doc did an anti tpo check value is normal (26) . also did thyroid scan , it is also normal . doctor didn't prescribe any medicine. bit confused what could be reason for high TSH
My son had a hida scane done, I was told it was normal but the enjection fraction was 18. Is that normal for a 15 year old? He has all the symptoms of
My grandpa just got dx with mantle cell lymphoma by biopsy 82y::O. bone marrow biopsy & pet scan not back. Prognosis & treatment? Is it genetic?
My hida scan for my gallbladder showed 31% should I consider surgery?
Nuclear stress vs regular stress test, which one to choose or just follow yr doc instructions?
No gallbladder issues according to hida. Nausea and vomiting, especially in car. Bloating after small meals. Pain in abdomen. Dizziness. What is this?
Present nuclear bone scan: more uptake than previously at L3L4,L5S1.Also the prev. titanium screws for a fusion done for L4L5 displaced. What to do?
Possibility of heart attack with normal: EKG, troponin, nuclear stress, cardiac MRI, echo, calcium score? I have chest :: left arm pain. Need cath::Cta?
Pain in right upper quadrant. went for HIDA SCAN shows gb ejection fraction of 32 percent being 35% is norm should i have surgery vs natural care?
Does a PET scan have a much better chance of picking up a central lung cancer if it was missed at LDCT?
Should a HIDA scan be done if liver US showed fluid around gallbladder (no stones) & I've had n::V, abd pain x weeks? Symptoms improved some.
Sharp pain behind middle of ribs. Lost 30 lbs Was diagnosed with gastritis and hiatal hernia. GBEF came back 7% they suggest removal of GB. Thoughts?
Ultrasound, HIDA, Gastric Emptying Tests all negative. Blood sed rate indicates inflammation. Can EPS cause upper abdominal & ruq pain like gall pain?
What does "uptake" mean on a bone scan as in "mildly increased uptake involving the RIGHT C6-C7 facet joint?
What test is best to rule out lung cancer or lukemia ? MRI with contrast or pet scan ? Been having heavyness weak pulse for 6 months
With a hida scan result of 11% would u recommend getting my gallbladder out? I have some right rib discomfort and 5 days of nausea.
What are the risks associated with Gamma Knife treatment?
Went got all blood tests was normal :: nuclear stress test normal :: chest X-ray :: catscan :: colonoscopy :: endo :: pft :: still feel tightness and like can't catch my breath and my heart beat gonna stop. Getting worse and worse . Cardiol said clear?lung?
What are the possible dangerous side effects of VQ scan on baby in pregnancy? I am 20 weeks pregnant with twins and dr recommend me to have vq scan
What is food poisoning and how do I know if I have it?
What is the best way to get something out of my eye?
Will I get PTSD from surviving a natural disaster?
Why does boiling water make it safe to drink?
Will standing in sea water too long damage my skin?
What types of infections can I get from contaminated drinking water?