[Parathyroid selective venous sampling].


It is important to localize the site of abnormal parathyroid glands in treatment of primary hyperparathyroidism. Selective venous sampling with parathyroid hormone assay is one of the methods for localization of adenoma or hyperplasia in primary hyperparathyroidism. Since Reitz first described it in 1969, it has been improved during the last two decades and… (More)