A. Pulmonary Embolism.
C. Pleural Effusion.
Ans:A. Pulmonary Embolism
VENTILATION -PERFUSION SCAN
- Pulmonary Embolism
- Assessment prior to lung reduction surgery
- This test can be performed on patients who are not suitable for CTPA due to an iodine allergy
The V/Q scan is the recommended test for exclusion of PE in women of child-bearing age, as the radiation exposure to the breasts is much lower than a CTPA.