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Journal of Nuclear Cardiology

, Volume 24, Issue 4, pp 1447–1450 | Cite as

False-positive stress PET–CT imaging in a patient with interstitial injection

  • Luciana Erthal
  • Fernanda Erthal
  • Rob S. B. Beanlands
  • Terrence D. Ruddy
  • Robert A. deKemp
  • Girish DwivediEmail author
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Acknowledgement

RdK reports grants, consulting fees, and license revenues from Jubilant DraxImage and UOHI, outside the submitted work. RSB reports grants and honoraria from Lantheus Medical Imaging, grants and honoraria from Jubilant DraxImage, and grants from GE Healthcare, outside the submitted work. RB is a Career Investigator supported but the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario and a Tier 1 Research Chair supported by the University of Ottawa. TDR is supported by research grants from GE HealthCare and Advanced Accelerator Applications. GD is supported by a CIHR New Investigator salary support Award.

Disclosures

LE and FE have nothing to disclose.

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© American Society of Nuclear Cardiology 2016

Authors and Affiliations

  • Luciana Erthal
    • 1
    • 2
  • Fernanda Erthal
    • 1
    • 2
  • Rob S. B. Beanlands
    • 1
    • 2
  • Terrence D. Ruddy
    • 1
    • 2
  • Robert A. deKemp
    • 1
    • 2
  • Girish Dwivedi
    • 1
    Email author
  1. 1.Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, National Cardiac PET CentreUniversity of Ottawa Heart InstituteOttawaCanada
  2. 2.University of OttawaOttawaCanada

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