DISIDA


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DISIDADiisopropyl Iminodiacetic Acid
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Hepatobiliary nuclear scintigraphy using Tc-99m-DISIDA with cholecystokinin (DISIDA with CCK injection) has to be performed to estimate the gallbladder ejection fraction, in accordance with the standard calculation of gallbladder contraction 30 minutes after CCK injection, to establish the possible relationship of gallbladder dysfunction and chronic diarrhea.
Tc-99m Disofenin or 2,6-diisopropylacetanilido iminodiacetic acid (DISIDA) and Tc-99m Mebrofenin or bromo-2,4,6-trimethylacetanilido iminodiacetic acid (BromIDA) are the two most commonly used today.
This exam is called a HIDA, DISIDA or MIBlVA scan, depending on the pharmaceutical used.