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Title: Pulmonary nuclear medicine: Techniques in diagnosis of lung disease

This book presents papers on the application of nuclear medicine to the diagnosis of lung diseases. Topics considered include lung physiology and anatomy, radiopharmaceuticals in pulmonary medicine, pulmonary embolism, obstructive pulmonary disease, diffuse infiltrative lung disease, pneumoconioses, tumor localization scans in primary lung tumors, the interactions of heart diseases and lung diseases on radionuclide tests of lung anatomy and function, radionuclide imaging in pediatric lung diseases, and future possibilities in pulmonary nuclear medicine.
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Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
6857546
Resource Type:
Book
Resource Relation:
Related Information: Lung biology in health and disease. Volume 23
Publisher:
Marcel Dekker Inc.,New York, NY
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
62 RADIOLOGY AND NUCLEAR MEDICINE; LUNGS; NUCLEAR MEDICINE; RADIOISOTOPE SCANNING; ANATOMY; BIOLOGICAL LOCALIZATION; CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES; DIAGNOSIS; EMBOLI; HEART; LEADING ABSTRACT; NEOPLASMS; PEDIATRICS; PHYSIOLOGY; PNEUMOCONIOSES; RADIOPHARMACEUTICALS; ABSTRACTS; BODY; CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM; COUNTING TECHNIQUES; DISEASES; DOCUMENT TYPES; DRUGS; LABELLED COMPOUNDS; MEDICINE; ORGANS; RESPIRATORY SYSTEM; RESPIRATORY SYSTEM DISEASES 550600* -- Medicine