Septal perfusion and wall thickening in patients with left bundle branch block assessed by technetium-99m-sestamibi gated tomography

H Sugihara, N Tamaki, M Nozawa, T Ohmura, Y Inamoto, Y Taniguchi, E Aoki, K Mitsunami, M Kinoshita
1997 Journal of Nuclear Medicine  
Smaller count increase due to reduced wall thickening in the septal region may mimic hypoperfusion in patients with LBBB. This artifact can be eliminated with ECG-gated 99mTc-sestamibi SPECT, particularly with ED images.
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