• Disease
  • Chilaiditi
  • Chilaiditi Sign
  • Lankanath Alwis

    Prominent publications by Lankanath Alwis

    KOL Index score: 814

    A clear understanding of normal physiological distribution of the radiopharmaceutical, commonly encountered normal variants, and benign pathologic uptake is important to avoid mistaken diagnosis on an F-18 FDG PET scan. The distribution of FDG in the bowel is variable and may occasionally lead to diagnostic pitfalls. Chilaiditi sign is a well-known anatomic variant and describes the interposition of bowel between the liver and diaphragm. The authors present a case where an apparent ...

    Also Ranks for: Chilaiditi Sign |  emission tomography |  computed aged
    KOL Index score: 359

    The importance of monitoring renal function in patients undergoing cystectomy and urinary diversion is well established. Dynamic renography using Tc-99m MAG3 in combination with furosemide challenge has been widely used to determine the differential function of the kidneys, occurrence of reflux as well as the patency of the outflow tract in this context. The authors have described here a patient in whom significant urinary reflux from the neo-bladder into the nonfunctioning kidney was ...

    Also Ranks for: Nonfunctioning Kidney |  renal function


    Lankanath Alwis: Influence Statistics

    Sample of concepts for which Lankanath Alwis is among the top experts in the world.
    Concept World rank
    chilaiditi sign #53

    Key People For Chilaiditi Sign

    Top KOLs in the world
    Gwendolyn M Garnett
    chilaiditi syndrome operative time pediatric patient
    Amy X Yin
    chilaiditi syndrome functional performance young female dancers
    Ismail Reisli
    lrba deficiency icf syndrome preinfarction angina
    Walter E Longo
    rectal cancer ischemic colitis veterans affairs
    Neetha ShettyAlva
    positron emission tomography pet peeves diffusion tensor imaging
    Suraj Alva
    rectal cancer gastric pouch india ink

    Lankanath Alwis:Expert Impact

    Concepts for whichLankanath Alwishas direct influence:Chilaiditi sign,  Nonfunctioning kidney.

    Lankanath Alwis:KOL impact

    Concepts related to the work of other authors for whichfor which Lankanath Alwis has influence:Vesicoureteral reflux,  Subdiaphragmal perforierter,  Interesting signs,  Chilaiditi syndrome,  Colectomy colon,  Ascending diagnosis,  99mtc mag3.



    Is this your profile? manage_accounts Claim your profile content_copy Copy URL code Embed Link to your profile

    From the Department of Nuclear Medicine, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge, United Kingdom.