A case of intrathyroid parathyroid tumor that was difficult to diagnose by ultrasonography

Abstract Background With advances in diagnostic imaging such as ultrasonography (US), computed tomography (CT), and 99mTc-MIBI-sestamibi (MIBI) scintigraphy, localized diagnosis of hyperparathyroidism (pHPT) has become possible with considerable accuracy. However, even with the use of these imaging...

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Main Authors: Nobuyuki Takemoto, Ai Koyanagi, Masanori Yasuda, Yuya Yamamoto, Hiroshi Yamamoto
Format: Article
Published: SpringerOpen 2020-04-01
Series:The Ultrasound Journal
Online Access:http://link.springer.com/article/10.1186/s13089-020-00164-9