Cholescintigraphy

What is Cholescintigraphy?

This is nuclear imaging technique in which a radioactive tracer is injected in any accessible vein ,which circulate through liver, excreted in biliary system and stored in Gall bladder. so, this technique evaluate the function and health of Gall bladder.

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I have pain just below left rib cage and it seems like I have a lump after I eat. I feel weirdly full after eating. I've had an abdominal ct with...

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Welcome to HCM.It appears that you have Irritable Bowel Syndrome which needs to be evaluated by a gasteoenterologist.A liver profile,serum...

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Hi, will flexeril or Pepto Bismol affect a HIDA scan. I have been vomiting and diarrhea, with pain in my right ribs, between my shoulder blades,...

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Hello.

Thanks for your query.

Flexeril and Pepto bismol that you are currently taking for the rib pain and for vomiting and diarrhea are not likely...

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Is my problem gall bladder related? what should i ask the doctor?Also what is causing constant mucus from nose and throat?
Could the gallbladder...

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Hello,

Thanks for the query.

The described symptoms can be due to gastroesophageal reflux disease, hiatal hernia or gall bladder disease. All of...

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Hi...I ve had a hida scan twice..first time my number was a 57. The second time it was a 70. The pain in my rib cage is bad and I am sick a lot..I...

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I have been having issues with pretty severe abdominal pain, especially during my period. I had an ablation of my uterus in Jan of 2013. Sought...

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I ve been having RUQ for 8mos. My GI doc says I m fine (normal US, normal blood tests, Hida scan BGEF 88%, endoscopy showed no ulcers , biopsies...

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I have white bumps in my butt crack at the top. I also have a burning sensation at the base of my spine . I just had a hida scan performed last...

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HIDA SCAN and ultrasound normal, but I still have right abdominal discomfort and get very nauseated, at any time really. It is worse at night. No...

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I got my ultrasound done as a regular medical check up .. Gall Bladder is Adequately Distended with No Calculus seen in Lumen..What does it means?...

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My wife has had a history of upper right quadrant belly pain for a couple of years. Weve been through endoscopy , stomach emptying study (showed...

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