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penile uptake, confirmed by lateral and delayed views

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Affiliation: Brooke Army Medical Center

ABSTRACT

Diagnosis: penile uptake, confirmed by lateral and delayed views

History: Pt found down at home, covered in bloody stool and vomit, in altered mental status. After massive crystalloid and blood product resuscitation, pt was brought to the nuclear medicine dept. for a 99mTc RBC GI bleeding scan. At the time of scan, pt had active rectal bleeding.

Findings: Early frontal images reveal focal midline pelvic uptake, which over time increased, moved antegrade, and appeared to correspond with the rectal lumen.

Ddx: rectal GI bleed penile uptake pelvic kidney ureter bladder enteric/colonic uptake of free 99mTc

Exam: pt bleeding actively onto gurney during exam.

No MeSH data available.


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penile uptake, confirmed by lateral and delayed views

Bezzant SMB - MedPix

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View Article: MedPix Image - MedPix Case

Affiliation: Brooke Army Medical Center

ABSTRACT

Diagnosis: penile uptake, confirmed by lateral and delayed views

History: Pt found down at home, covered in bloody stool and vomit, in altered mental status. After massive crystalloid and blood product resuscitation, pt was brought to the nuclear medicine dept. for a 99mTc RBC GI bleeding scan. At the time of scan, pt had active rectal bleeding.

Findings: Early frontal images reveal focal midline pelvic uptake, which over time increased, moved antegrade, and appeared to correspond with the rectal lumen.

Ddx: rectal GI bleed penile uptake pelvic kidney ureter bladder enteric/colonic uptake of free 99mTc

Exam: pt bleeding actively onto gurney during exam.

No MeSH data available.