Table 2: Post-therapeutic value of 99mTc-HDP bone uptake of the irradiated hindlimbs. Results were expressed as relative to the unirradiated hindlimb.

Hindlimbposttherapeutic 48 Hposttherapeutic 168 Hposttherapeutic 2 months

Bone blood flowKneeIrradiated untreated
Irradiated treated
TibiaIrradiated untreated
Irradiated treated * *
FootIrradiated untreated
Irradiated treated

Bone osteoblastic metabolismKneeIrradiated untreated
Irradiated treated
TibiaIrradiated untreated
Irradiated treated * *
FootIrradiated untreated
Irradiated treated

*   versus contralateral nonirradiated legs.