The application of liver scan to the diagnosis of Esophageal Varices

Arvey I. Rogers, Joel S. Feiss

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Abstract

The authors found a rather high correlation between the presence of esophageal varices and the degree of uptake of radioactive gold by the liver and the extrahepatic reticuloendothelial system. This suggests a possible diagnostic value of liver scan in portal hypertension.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)950-953
Number of pages4
JournalSouthern medical journal
Volume63
Issue number8
DOIs
StatePublished - Aug 1970

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