Liver & GIT
HIDA scan is done to diagnose?
|D||All of the above|
1. In HIDA Scan technetium 99m-labeled derivative of iminodiacetic acid is injected intravenously. It is picked up by the Kupffer’s cells in the liver and excreted in the bile.
2. ii. It gives a clear visualization of biliary tree. The gallbladder is also visualized
3. HIDA scan is most useful for tile diagnosis of acute cholecystitis ('non-visualization of the gall bladder) is highly diagnostic of acute cholecystitis.
4. It is also useful for diagnosing biliary atresia.
HIDA scan for
1. Acute cholecystitis
2. Biliary atresia