Soft tissue uptake due to myoma on [99mTc]Tc-MDP bone scintigraphy: Report of a case

Document Type : Case Report


1 Department of Nuclear Medicine, School of Medicine, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran

2 Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging Research Center, Namazi Teaching Hospital, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran


A 43-year-old female known case of Systemic Lupus Erythematous was presented with chief complaints of pain and morning stiffness in her joints since 3 months ago. Her pain was intensified after Covid-19 pneumonia. She was referred to our nuclear medicine center to rule out active arthritis with three-phase bone scan. An interesting finding was abnormal large tracer accumulation in the pelvis, which was proved to be due to myoma.


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