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Minimal Invasive Radioguided Ectopic Parathyroidectomy in Upper Mediastinum


  • Zehra Pınar Koç
  • Turgut Karlıdağ
  • Pelin Özcan Kara
  • Abdulvahap Akyiğit
  • Ferda Dağlı

Received Date: 14.03.2016 Accepted Date: 17.03.2019 Mol Imaging Radionucl Ther 2019;28(3):120-122 PMID: 31507145

In this study we wanted to present a case with the history of multiple previous neck explorations and persisting upper mediastinal ectopic parathyroid adenoma who underwent a successful operation with radioguided minimal invasive approach.

Keywords: Hyperparathyroidism, adenoma, minimally invasive, radioimmunodetection


Informed Consent: Obtained.

Peer-review: Externally peer-reviewed.

Authorship Contributions

Surgical and Medical Practices: Z.P.K., T.K., A.A., F.D., Concept: Z.P.K., T.K., A.A., Design: Z.P.K., T.K., A.A., Data Collection or Processing: Z.P.K., T.K., A.A., F.D., Analysis or Interpretation: Z.P.K., T.K., A.A., F.D., P.Ö.K., Literature Search: Z.P.K., T.K., A.A., F.D., P.Ö.K., Writing: Z.P.K., T.K., A.A., F.D., P.Ö.K.

Conflict of Interest: No conflict of interest was declared by the authors.

Financial Disclosure: The authors declared that this study received no financial support.


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