Bone Scans See Small Fractures That Can Be Missed On X-rays
- Small fractures due to repetitive stress or accidents can be seen on Bone Scintigraphy. -Recommended for patients who - have bone pain - increased pain on weight bearing or repetitive use. -95% sensitivity for the detection of stress fractures (X-ray only 15%). - Booking this test requires a physician’s order. - Appointments can be obtained within 2-3 weeks.
Nuclear Medicine Department showing Gamma Camera and CT scan hybrid