Incidental detection of breast cancer during Tl-201 myocardial SPECT study

Ali S. Arbab, Kiyoshi Koizumi, Takao Arai, Keisuke Mera, Asako Miyazaki, Masayuki Otaka

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A case of left breast cancer which was detected incidentally by Tl-201 SPECT performed to evaluate the status of myocardial perfusion, is reported. Both stress and redistribution Tl-201 SPECT clearly delineated the tumor. It was confirmed later as scirrhous carcinoma of the breast.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)143-144
Number of pages2
JournalAnnals of Nuclear Medicine
Issue number3
StatePublished - Sep 1 1995
Externally publishedYes


  • Tl-201 SPECT
  • breast tumor
  • scirrhous cancer

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging


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