Imaging of medullary thyroid carcinoma and hyperfunctioning adrenal medulla using iodine-131 metaiodobenzylguanidine.

Abstract

Scintigraphy with radiolabeled metaiodobenzylguanidine was performed in a patient with MEN Type IIa having a pheochromocytoma of the right adrenal gland, adrenomedullary hyperplasia of the left adrenal gland and a primary medullary thyroid carcinoma. The scintigraphic findings demonstrate visualization of all the above mentioned pathologies. 

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