Biliary scintigraphy. The "hot rim" sign

Clin Nucl Med. 1984 Nov;9(11):619-21.

Abstract

A new cholescintigraphic finding, the "hot rim" sign, is reported in a case of acute cholecystitis. Local inflammation in the gallbladder fossa may be the cause of this phenomenon.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Acute Disease
  • Cholecystitis / diagnostic imaging*
  • Humans
  • Imino Acids
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Radionuclide Imaging
  • Technetium
  • Technetium Tc 99m Disofenin

Substances

  • Imino Acids
  • Technetium
  • Technetium Tc 99m Disofenin