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Note the continued pres<'llC<' of some 'edge-packing; which causes the thin rim of apparent increased count~ in the very periphery of the ima1w. minute's acquisition and requires close, constant observation of the horse and the image as it forms on the computer monitor. Trade-offs are required between longer counting times to acquire higher count densities and the likelihood of motion degrading the image. Short of anaesthetising the patient, 300,000-400,000 total counts is a typical upper limit for a bone phase image of a large equine joint within ;in ;icqui<;ition time of 1-2 mins.
F. Sharp, H. G. W. Smith, Oxford University Press, Oxford. pp 2B5-315. 11. , Livesey, L. ct al. (2000) Nuclear scintigraphy with 99m·Tc·I tMPAO labelled leukocytes in the assessment of horses with malabsorption. 't. Radio/. Ultrasound 41 , 563. in this instance. 12. M. M. ( 1995) Tc-99m-HMPAO labeled leukocytes and their biodistribution in the horse: a preliminary investigation. Equine vet. J. 27, 313-315. It is clear that much work and expense is involved in setting avoided altogether if radiopharmaceuticals are supplied to the 13.
Vet. Med. : Small Anim. 6, 119-130. 4 44 I PART ONE Chapter 41 Gamma Camera Inscallations EQUINE SCINTIGRAPHY Chapter 4 GAMMA CAMERA INSTALLATIONS ROB C. PILSWORTH and MIKE C. SHEPHERD Rossdale & Partners, Beaufort Cottage Stables, High Street, Newmarket, Suffolk CBB BJS, UK. 1• Gamma cameras arc, by their nature, extremely heavy and cumbersome. This is a direct result of the amount of lead shielding required to protect the crystal from y-rays other than those which wi ll form the image, as well as the compl icated internal electronics.
Equine Scintigraphy by S.J. Dyson