Renal Scan

Tc-99m MAG 3: 5 mCi Tc-99m DTPA: 15 mCi Tc-99m DMSA: 5 mCi

Indications

Nontransplant Transplant

1. Obstruction

2. Function

3. Hypertension

Viability

Evaluation

1. FLOW-Peak kidney uptake at 6 s equal to aortic uptake

2. FUNCTION

a. Uptake b. Distribution c. Excretion (Prompt?)

d. Symmetry e. Gradual washout f. Tracer in bladder

Lasix administration should cause 50% drop after 10 min

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