Nasoalveolar cyst as a cause of false positive result in post-therapy 131I whole body scintigraphy.


We present the case of a 72-year-old male who underwent thyroidectomy for encapsulated follicular carcinoma (3.5 cm×3 cm) in the left thyroid lobe andwas referred to the Department of Nuclear Medicine for ablationof thyroid remnants.Onadministrationof 131I (3700MBq) theTSHvaluewas63.8 IU/ml, thyroglobulin0.4ng/ml and antithyroglobulin antibodies 25.70U/ml… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.remn.2011.11.004


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