Laura Pelegrí-Martinez

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Splenosis is defined as the heterotopic autotransplantation of splenic tissue because of a ruptured spleen due to trauma or surgery. It is a benign and incidental finding, although imaging tests may sometimes orient toward malignancy simulating renal tumors, abdominal lymphomas, endometriosis, among other. We report the case of a 42-year old male in whom a(More)
PET18FDG is an imaging diagnostic technique that shows changes in glycolitic metabolism that appear at a very early phases in the tumoral process. The main limitation of PET in breast cancer is the detection of small tumor lesions and axillary micrometastases. However it offers important information in the staging of high risk patients, in clinical relapse(More)
A 40-year-old woman diagnosed 15 years before with Graves disease requiring total thyroidectomy for poor disease control is presented. Following surgery she developed hypothyroidism for which she received treatmentwith l-thyroxinewith a varying dose based on thyroid function up to a maximum dose of 175 micrograms per day. At the beginning of this year the(More)
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