[Early detection of medullary thyroid carcinoma in multiple endocrine neoplasia type II].

@article{Ezabella1990EarlyDO,
  title={[Early detection of medullary thyroid carcinoma in multiple endocrine neoplasia type II].},
  author={Marilza C. L. Ezabella and Cesar Yoiti Hayashida and H{\'e}lio Bisi and Madalena Os{\'o}rio Leite and Aur{\'e}lio Borelli and Neusa Abelin and An{\'o}i Castro Cordeiro and Rosalinda Y. A. Camargo and S{\'e}rgio Pereira de Almeida Toledo},
  journal={Revista do Hospital das Clinicas},
  year={1990},
  volume={45 3},
  pages={105-9}
}
The early diagnosis of medullary thyroid carcinoma was made in two among six examined siblings belonging to two sibships that were offsprings of multiple endocrine neoplasia type II parents. The calcitonin secretory reserve was determined by a combined test using Ca++ (2 mg/kg) and pentagastrin (0.5 mcg/kg), intravenously. Two abnormal tests made on… CONTINUE READING