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Journal of Biomedicine and Biotechnology
Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 209787, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2011/209787
Research Article

Diagnostic Value of I-131 NP-59 SPECT/CT Scintigraphy in Patients with Subclinical or Atypical Features of Primary Aldosteronism

1Division of Nephrology, Department of Internal Medicine, Buddhist Dalin Tzu Chi General Hospital, Chiayi, and School of Medicine, Tzu Chi University, Hualien 97004, Taiwan
2Division of Hematology-Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Buddhist Dalin Tzu Chi General Hospital, Chiayi, and School of Medicine, Tzu Chi University, Hualien 97004, Taiwan
3Department of General Surgery, Buddhist Dalin Tzu Chi General Hospital, Chiayi 622, Taiwan
4Department of Nuclear Medicine, Chang Bing Show Chwan Memorial Hospital, Changhua County 505, Taiwan
5Department of Pathology, Buddhist Dalin Tzu Chi General Hospital, Chiayi 622, Taiwan
6Department of Medical Imaging, Buddhist Dalin Tzu Chi General Hospital, Chiayi 622, Taiwan
7Department of Nuclear Medicine, Buddhist Dalin Tzu Chi General Hospital, and School of Medicine, Tzu Chi University, Hualien 97004, Taiwan

Received 30 December 2010; Accepted 15 February 2011

Academic Editor: David J. Yang

Copyright © 2011 Yi-Chun Chen et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Citations to this Article [2 citations]

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  • Yi-Chun Chen, Yu-Chieh Su, Jainn-Shiun Chiu, and Chih-En Tseng, “Diagnosis of Primary Aldosteronism in Chronic Kidney Disease by I-131 NP-59 SPECT/CT Imaging,” Clinical Nuclear Medicine, vol. 37, no. 2, pp. E30–E32, 2012. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Yi-Chun Chen, Jainn-Shiun Chiu, and Yuh-Feng Wang, “NP-59 SPECT/CT Imaging in Stage 1 Hypertensive and Atypical Primary Aldosteronism: A 5-Year Retrospective Analysis of Clinicolaboratory and Imaging Features,” The Scientific World Journal, vol. 2013, pp. 1–8, 2013. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar