Percutaneous ultrasound-guided chemical parathyroid ablation for treatment of primary hyperparathyroidism in dogs.

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OBJECTIVE To evaluate the efficacy, feasibility, and safety of ultrasound-guided chemical ablation of parathyroid masses in dogs with primary hyperparathyroidism. DESIGN Prospective clinical trial. ANIMALS 8 dogs. PROCEDURE In all dogs, a solitary parathyroid mass was evident ultrasonographically. Dogs were anesthetized with propofol, and a 27-gauge… (More)

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@article{Long1999PercutaneousUC, title={Percutaneous ultrasound-guided chemical parathyroid ablation for treatment of primary hyperparathyroidism in dogs.}, author={Christine Long and Rick Goldstein and William J. Hornof and E C Feldman and Tom Nyland}, journal={Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association}, year={1999}, volume={215 2}, pages={217-21} }