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99mTc-MIBI Embolus in the Late Phase of a Parathyroid Scan

Savvopoulos, Christos MD, PhD; Geijer, Håkan MD, BA, PhD

doi: 10.1097/RLU.0000000000002648
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We report a case of a transient focal MIBI uptake in the late, 90 minutes postinjection phase of a parathyroid scintigraphy in which SPECT/CT imaging proved valuable in delineating the nature of this incidental finding.

From the Department of Radiology, Faculty of Medicine and Health, Örebro University, Örebro, Sweden.

Received for publication January 8, 2019; revision accepted April 13, 2019.

Conflicts of interest and sources of funding: none declared.

Correspondence to: Christos Savvopoulos, MD, PhD, Department of Radiology, Örebro University Hospital, 701 85 Örebro, Sweden. E-mail:

Online date: June 3, 2019

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