Functional imaging by 11C-metomidate PET: a really useless technique for primary aldosteronism subtyping?

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  • 1 Institute of Radiology, Specialized Hypertension Centre of Regione Veneto, Department of Medicine – DIMED, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
  • 2 Nuclear Medicine Unit, Specialized Hypertension Centre of Regione Veneto, Department of Medicine – DIMED, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
  • 3 Internal Medicine Emergency Unit, Specialized Hypertension Centre of Regione Veneto, Department of Medicine – DIMED, University of Padova, Padova, Italy

Correspondence should be addressed to F Crimì; Email: filippo.crimi@unipd.it
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