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Please help docs! where will they inject you for the VQ scan?

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Dr. Gerald Mandell
Nuclear Medicine
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In brief: Ventilation

Ventilation part of study is inhaled gas such as xenon 33.
Perfusion portion of study with tc99m maa is injected through peripheral vein such as arm. Volume of injection is quite small.

In brief: Ventilation

Ventilation part of study is inhaled gas such as xenon 33.
Perfusion portion of study with tc99m maa is injected through peripheral vein such as arm. Volume of injection is quite small.
Dr. Gerald Mandell
Dr. Gerald Mandell
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