The efficacy of iodine-123-MIBG as a screening test for pheochromocytoma Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Adrenal Gland Neoplasms
  • Iodine Radioisotopes
  • Iodobenzenes
  • Pheochromocytoma

abstract

  • Since every intra- and extra-adrenal tumor was visualized, the findings suggest that 123I-MIBG may be the most sensitive screening test available for diagnosing pheochromocytoma. The test results should be definitive in most patients.

publication date

  • January 1994

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 8014671

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1138

end page

  • 44

volume

  • 35

number

  • 7