Journal of Nuclear Cardiology

, Volume 24, Issue 4, pp 1445–1446 | Cite as

Incidental detection of abnormal 99mTc-sestamibi uptake in the sternum and ribcage from multiple myeloma by SPECT myocardial perfusion imaging

  • Ayman A. FaragEmail author
  • Hiren Patel
  • Pradeep Bhambhvani
  • Fadi G. Hage
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ayman A. Farag
    • 1
    Email author
  • Hiren Patel
    • 1
  • Pradeep Bhambhvani
    • 2
  • Fadi G. Hage
    • 1
    • 3
  1. 1.Division of Cardiovascular Disease, Department of MedicineThe University of Alabama at BirminghamBirminghamUSA
  2. 2.Division of Molecular Imaging and Therapeutics, Department of RadiologyThe University of Alabama at BirminghamBirminghamUSA
  3. 3.Section of CardiologyBirmingham Veterans Affairs Medical CenterBirminghamUSA

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