The provider uses a gamma–emitting radioactive tracer to diagnose and localize a tumor, inflammatory process, or radiopharmaceutical agent distribution in a single body area. Vascular flow and blood pool imaging to determine how well the heart is pumping blood are included if performed. This code represents planar (two–dimensional), single–day imaging of a single area such as the head, neck, chest, or pelvis.
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