Benign Conditions

  • L. P. Connolly
  • S. T. Treves

Abstract

This chapter reviews benign conditions of bone, in which skeletal scintigraphy plays an important role in diagnosis or follow-up. Conditions for which scintigraphy is not generally requested but whose frequency demands a familiarity on the part of pediatric nuclear medicine practitioners are also addressed.

Keywords

Flare Salicylate Hyperparathyroidism Osteomyelitis Hyperthyroidism 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • L. P. Connolly
    • 1
    • 2
  • S. T. Treves
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Division of Nuclear MedicineChildren’s HospitalBostonUSA
  2. 2.Harvard Medical SchoolBostonUSA

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