Preoperative parathyroid adenoma localization by the technetium-thallium subtraction scan Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Adenoma
  • Parathyroid Neoplasms

abstract

  • The technetium-thallium subtraction scintigram was utilized preoperatively in 14 consecutive patients explored for primary hyperparathyroidism. The scintigram accurately identified the site of a parathyroid adenoma in 12 of 13 patients.

publication date

  • December 1986

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 3023772

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1363

end page

  • 5

volume

  • 96

number

  • 12