Lung scintigraphy (perfusion)

Normally the perfusion of the lungs is examined.

The most frequent question is the suspicion of a pulmonary embolism. So-called sectional (wedge-shaped) perfusion defects are then characteristic.

Lung scintigraphy

Perfusion scintigraphy of the lung: Several, in some cases wedge-shaped storage defects to the right and left of a pulmonary embolism.