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Descriptor in English: Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Descriptor in Spanish: Imagen de Perfusión Miocárdica
Descriptor in Portuguese: Imagem de Perfusão do Miocárdio
Descriptor in French: Imagerie de perfusion myocardique
Entry term(s): Imaging, Myocardial Perfusion
Myocardial Scintigraphy
Perfusion Imaging, Myocardial
Scintigraphy, Myocardial
Tree number(s): E01.370.350.130.875
E01.370.350.710.600.500
E01.370.370.380.500
E01.370.384.730.354.500
Scope note: The creation and display of functional images showing where the blood is flowing into the MYOCARDIUM by following over time the distribution of tracers injected into the blood stream.
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
History Note: 2009
DeCS UI: 53214
Descriptor UI: D055414
Date Established: 2009/01/01
Date of Entry: 2008/07/08
Revision Date: 2010/06/25
Myocardial Perfusion Imaging - Preferred
Concept UI M0517555
Scope note The creation and display of functional images showing where the blood is flowing into the MYOCARDIUM by following over time the distribution of tracers injected into the blood stream.
Preferred term Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Entry term(s) Imaging, Myocardial Perfusion
Perfusion Imaging, Myocardial
Myocardial Scintigraphy - Narrower
Concept UI M0517562
Scope note Imaging blood flow to the MYOCARDIUM by following the distribution of radioactively labeled tracers injected into the blood stream.
Preferred term Myocardial Scintigraphy
Entry term(s) Scintigraphy, Myocardial



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