CPR-induced rib fractures: Characteristic scintigraphic appearance

J. Schroeder, J. S. Stevens

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A 55-year-old woman sustained numerous rib and sternal fractures during CPR. A radiogallium scan and subsequent Tc-99m MDP scan, performed for other reasons, each demonstrated intense uptake at the fracture sites in a striking and characteristic pattern.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)717
Number of pages1
JournalClinical Nuclear Medicine
Issue number8
StatePublished - 1993
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging


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