Resting Tl-201 scintigraphy in the evaluation of myocardial sarcoidosis.

Journal Article

In patients with sarcoidosis, myocardial involvement is common and may be fatal. With extensive disease, the primary manifestations may include conduction abnormalities and arrhythmias, which may lead to sudden death. Myocardial perfusion scintigraphy may be the most accurate method to assess extent of myocardial involvement and response to therapy.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Chin, BB; Civelek, AC; Mudun, A

Published Date

  • July 1997

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 22 / 7

Start / End Page

  • 475 - 478

PubMed ID

  • 9227871

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0363-9762

Language

  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States