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Ga-67 citrate accumulation in adenomatous goiter.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  1424357     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
An elderly woman with a diffusely enlarged goiter and multiple miliary nodular lesions on chest x-ray showed Ga-67 accumulation in the right thyroid lobe. Histologic findings obtained after total thyroidectomy and open lung biopsy revealed papillary carcinoma in the left lobe with pulmonary metastases and adenomatous nodules in the right lobe. This is the first report of Ga-67 accumulation in adenomatous goiter.
S Miyamoto; K Kasagi; R Takeuchi; A Hidaka; H Hatabu; T Misaki; Y Iida; S Okanishi; J Konishi
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Clinical nuclear medicine     Volume:  17     ISSN:  0363-9762     ISO Abbreviation:  Clin Nucl Med     Publication Date:  1992 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1992-12-03     Completed Date:  1992-12-03     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7611109     Medline TA:  Clin Nucl Med     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  803-5     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Nuclear Medicine, Kyoto University, Japan.
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MeSH Terms
Adenoma / radionuclide imaging*
Carcinoma, Papillary / radionuclide imaging*
Citrates / diagnostic use,  pharmacokinetics*
Citric Acid
Gallium Radioisotopes / diagnostic use*
Goiter / radionuclide imaging*
Thyroid Neoplasms / radionuclide imaging*
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Citrates; 0/Gallium Radioisotopes; 77-92-9/Citric Acid

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