Lung Perfusion Scan is a topic covered in the Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests.

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General

Synonym/Acronym:
Lung perfusion scintigraphy, lung scintiscan, pulmonary scan, radioactive perfusion scan, radionuclide lung scan, ventilation-perfusion scan, V/Q scan.

Common Use:
To assess pulmonary blood flow to assist in diagnosis of pulmonary embolism.

Area Of Application:
Chest/thorax.

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TY - ELEC T1 - Lung Perfusion Scan ID - 425310 Y1 - 2017 PB - Davis's Laboratory & Diagnostic Tests UR - https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425310/all/Lung_Perfusion_Scan ER -