Diagnosing prosthetic vascular graft infection with the antigranulocyte antibody 99mtc-fanolesomab

Gene G. Tronco, Charito Love, Josephine N. Rini, Alice K. Yu, Kuldeep K. Bhargava, Kenneth J. Nichols, Paul V. Pugliese, Christopher J. Palestro

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Abstract

The objectives of this retrospective investigation were to determine the accuracy of 99mTc-fanolesomab, an antigranulocyte antibody, for diagnosing prosthetic vascular graft infection, ascertain optimum imaging times for this indication, and assess safety of this agent.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)297-300
Number of pages4
JournalNuclear Medicine Communications
Volume28
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Apr 2007
Externally publishedYes

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Keywords

  • Antigranulocyte antibody
  • Infection
  • Labelled leukocyte
  • Vascular graft

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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