The evaluation of gastrointestinal hemorrhage may include a Meckel's scan, particularly in children. Typically, a Meckel's diverticulum shows discrete, focal uptake in the right lower abdomen. The authors describe an adult whose bleeding Meckel's diverticulum manifested as brisk, intermittent intraluminal tracer extravasation.
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Clinical Nuclear Medicine|
|State||Published - Jan 1996|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging