[Compared to whole body scanning thyroglobulin assay is reliable in the follow-up of thyroidectomized patients with thyroid carcinoma].

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OBJECTIVE To determine whether it is reliable to do thyroglobulin measurements during thyroid hormone substitution (Tg ON) alone or whether it is also necessary to do 131I total body scanning (TBS) and Tg measurements after withdrawal of thyroid hormone substitution (Tg OFF) in the follow-up of patients with differentiated thyroid carcinoma. DESIGN… (More)

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@article{Bergh1993ComparedTW, title={[Compared to whole body scanning thyroglobulin assay is reliable in the follow-up of thyroidectomized patients with thyroid carcinoma].}, author={Joop P. W. van den Bergh and Gerlach F. F. M. Pieters and Louk V.A. M. Beex and Hayden A. Ross and Frans H. M. Corstens and Anthony G. H. Smals}, journal={Nederlands tijdschrift voor geneeskunde}, year={1993}, volume={137 27}, pages={1344-8} }