Bone scintigraphy in hungry bone syndrome following parathyroidectomy.


A 59-yr-old man with chronic renal failure was admitted for evaluation of generalized skeletal pain and frontal bone mass, which was lytic on radiography. Bone scintigraphy demonstrated several foci of moderately increased uptake, without involvement of the skull mass. Radiographs of these lesions were compatible with brown tumors. Serum parathormone level… (More)


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@article{Hardoff1996BoneSI, title={Bone scintigraphy in hungry bone syndrome following parathyroidectomy.}, author={Ruth Hardoff and Victor Frajewicki}, journal={Journal of nuclear medicine : official publication, Society of Nuclear Medicine}, year={1996}, volume={37 8}, pages={1371-3} }