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Thallium and sestamibi heart stress test

Thallium and sestamibi heart stress test

Thallium and sestamibi heart stress test: The thallium and sestamibi heart stress test is designed to measure how well blood is circulating through the heart, and whether there is a problem with the heart or blood vessels carrying blood to the heart. The pattern of a radioactive agent, thallium or sestamibi, in the heart and blood vessels following intense exercise and at rest, is monitored by a special gamma camera that detects radioactivity.

Thallium and sestamibi heart stress test: Other Names

Other names for Thallium and sestamibi heart stress test include:

  • MIBI
  • Myocardial perfusion scintigraphy

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