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Lung V/Q Scan: What to expect and how to prepare - 05/2021
Lung V/Q Scan: What to expect and how to prepare
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This handout explains a lung V/Q (ventilation and quantification) exam, a nuclear medicine test that shows the flow of air and blood to the lungs. It includes how to prepare for the exam, how the exam works, what the patient may feel during the exam, and how to get the results.
University of Washington Medical Center
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