- Computed tomography can guide focused exploration in select patients with primary hyperparathyroidism and negative sestamibi scanningAvital Harari
Divisions of Endocrine Surgery of Columbia University and Weill Cornell University Medical Centers of the New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY, USA
Surgery 144:970-6; discussion 976-9. 2008..The aim of this study was to analyze the utility of preoperative thin cut (2.5 mm) computed tomography (CT) in patients with primary hyperparathyroidism (PHPT) and negative sestamibi scans...
- Negative preoperative localization leads to greater resource use in the era of minimally invasive parathyroidectomyAvital Harari
Division of Gastrointestinal and Endocrine Surgery, Department of Surgery, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
Am J Surg 197:769-73. 2009..Successful preoperative localization plays an important role in patient selection for focused parathyroidectomy...