Tampon appearance on bone scan imaging: Case report

Geoffrey M. Currie, Matthew Haase, Rashid Hashmi, Basit Iqbal, Hosen Kiat

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The role of a nuclear medicine diagnostic bone scan is well established and the influence of potential artifacts well documented. This case provides an insight into an unusual artifact associated with a tampon in situ and highlights the clinical relevance of single-photon emission computed tomography/computed tomography imaging in differentiating uncommon artifacts from potential pelvic pathology.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)59-62
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Sciences
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2014


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