To preoperatively locate the parathyroid glands, assess the parathyroid gland toward diagnosing cancer, and perform postoperative evaluation of the parathyroid gland.
There are no food, fluid, activity, or medication restrictions unless by medical direction.
- No areas of increased perfusion or uptake in the thyroid or parathyroid.
Critical Findings and Potential Interventions
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