Uses radioisotope to evaluate for multitude of disease
Evaluates skeletal, pulmonary, cardiac, neurological, hepatic, renal, infection, gastrointestinal, endocrine and tumors
Patient friendly
Accommodates large patients (up to 500 lbs.)

Nuclear Medicine Tests include:

SKELETAL

Whole Body Bone Scan
Bone SPECT
Limited Bone Scan
3-Phase or Triphasic Bone Scan

CARDIAC

MUGA Scan

NEUROLOGICAL

Brain SPECT

HEPATIC

Hepatobiliary (HIDA) Scan
Hepatobiliary (HIDA) Scan with CCK Stimulation
Liver/Spleen Scan
Hemangioma Scan

RENAL

Renal Scan
Lasix Renal Scan
Captopril Renal Scan

INFECTION

Bone Marrow Imaging
Tagged White Blood Cell Scan

GASTROINTESTINAL

Gastric Emptying Scan
Meckel’s Scan

ENDOCRINE

Parathyroid Scan
I-131 Thyroid Therapy
I-123 Thyroid Uptake & Scan
Technetium Thyroid Scan

TUMOR IMAGING

ProstaScint
Octreoscan
Mammoscintigraphy
I-131 Whole Body Bone

ProstaScint®

ProstaScint® Scans
Example on Left of CT scans of Prostate. Example on Right of Abnormal ProstaScint scans showing abnormal collection of the antigen.
Used to determine if prostate cancer has reoccurred.
ProstaScint® with CT fusion can provide information to urologists and oncologists to assist in the diagnosis and treatment of recurrent prostate cancer.

Lexington Diagnostic Center and OPEN MRI is the only facility in the Bluegrass area to provide this service and is only one of four facilities in Kentucky.