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What is the dosage of cck for hiatus scan

A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerald Mandell
51 years experience Nuclear Medicine
Unsure technique: Usually standard dose of cck for gall bladder ejection determination intravenous injection of 0.02 mg/kg over 30–60. Maybe original dosing was not p ... Read More

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A 80-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Dansie
15 years experience Family Medicine
35-75% normal: A hida (hipatobiliary iminodiacetic acid) scan with cck is normally done when gallbladder disease is suspected but gallstones are not present. The tes ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerald Mandell
51 years experience Nuclear Medicine
Biliary colic: Recreation of symptoms following CCK provocation is superior to EF for the identification of underlying chronic cholecystitis. Indeed, a normal gallbl ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerald Mandell
51 years experience Nuclear Medicine
Need gb challenge: CCK availability has been scarce recently. Certain fatty meals have been compared to CCK and validated in literature.You do need a challenge; I use Bo ... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shari Jackson
20 years experience Radiology
Not necessarily: Though some people with gallbladder abnormalities do feel pain upon cck injection, it is not 100%. This is just one of many pieces of information gai ... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Guido Davidzon
17 years experience Nuclear Medicine
Weight and time: What is your weight? Sincalide (cck) should be given with an infusion dose of 0.02 mcg/kg. So for an average adult (70 kg), 1.2 mcg is the correct dos ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Virginia Klaas
31 years experience Nuclear Medicine
Biliary scan=hida : Yes a biliary scan is a hide or pipida scan. Cck may or may not be used during the study. If they are going to calculate how well your gallbladder con ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
31 years experience Family Medicine
HIDA : A scan with 35% or less ejection fraction is considered abnormal.
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Herman Hammerstead
49 years experience Trauma Surgery
Yes: Get second surgical / gastroenterology opinion May need ERCP to define problem
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
Maybe: The stimulation of your gallbladder at the time of the sacn should be over but it is possible you are still experiencing the effects of the test one h ... Read More
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