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Hollow Skull Sign of Brain Death on the Technetium-99m HM-PAO (Hexamethylpropyleneamineoxime) Brain Scan

Specialty:

Neurology, Psychiatry, Ophthalmology & Otolaryngology
Clinical Laboratory

Objective:

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Description:

Technetium-99m HM-PAO (Hexamethylpropyleneamineoxime) is a lipophilic radiopharmaceutical that is able to cross an intact blood-brain barrier. Its activity is proportional to regional perfusion.

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