Thyroid uptake and scintigraphy using 99mTc pertechnetate: standardization in normal individuals

CONTEXT: Thyroid uptake and scintigraphy using 99mTc-pertechnetate has proven to be more advantageous than with 131I-iodide, since the images have better quality, the procedure is faster and the patient is submitted to a lower radiation dose. OBJECTIVE: The purpose of this study was to standardize a...

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Main Authors: Celso Darío Ramos, Denise Engelbrecht Zantut Wittmann, Elba Cristina Sá de Camargo Etchebehere, Marcos Antonio Tambascia, Cleide Aparecida Moreira Silva, Edwaldo Eduardo Camargo
Format: Article
Published: Associação Paulista de Medicina
Series:São Paulo Medical Journal
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