Frequency of hepatic visualization during I-131 imaging for metastatic thyroid carcinoma.

@article{Rosenbaum1988FrequencyOH,
  title={Frequency of hepatic visualization during I-131 imaging for metastatic thyroid carcinoma.},
  author={RonaC. Rosenbaum and Gerald S. Johnston and William A. Valente},
  journal={Clinical nuclear medicine},
  year={1988},
  volume={13 9},
  pages={
          657-60
        }
}
Sixty-one total body I-131 scans performed on 29 patients who were post-thyroidectomy for differentiated thyroid cancer were retrospectively reviewed to determine the frequency of hepatic visualization. The liver was seen in 52% of the patients. Diffuse liver uptake was present on 5 of 38 (13%) diagnostic (10 mCi) scans and on 12 of 23 (52%) post-therapy (80-150 mCi) scans. None of these patients showed clinical or laboratory evidence of hepatic metastases during a mean follow-up period of 18… CONTINUE READING
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