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Step 3

A syringe containing 0.1 mL (approximately 0.3 mCi) Technetium-99m (Tc-99m) macroaggregated albumin (MAA) mixed with 0.3 mL saline to ensure a reasonably injectable volume should be prepared by the nuclear technologist well in advance of the procedure. This syringe should be placed in a standard lead carrying device ready for delivery to the CT suite.

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