[4-dimensional computed tomography for localization of parathyroid adenoma].

INTRODUCTION In about 85% of patients with primary hyperparathyroidism (pHPT) only a single parathyroid gland is diseased. The operation of choice in this group of patients is minimally invasive parathyroidectomy (MIP). In order to perform an MIP, the diseased gland should be identified prior to surgery. This is not always possible with the routine imaging… CONTINUE READING