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To assess the parathyroid gland toward diagnosing cancer and to perform postoperative evaluation of the parathyroid gland.
There are no food, fluid, activity, or medication restrictions unless by medical direction. No other radionuclide scans or procedures using iodinated contrast medium should be scheduled within 24 to 48 hr before this procedure. Protocols may vary among facilities.
- No areas of increased perfusion or uptake in the thyroid or parathyroid.
Critical Findings and Potential Interventions
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Bladh, Mickey Lynn., and Anne M. Van Leeuwen. "Parathyroid Scan." Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests, 7th ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425100/all/Parathyroid_Scan.
Bladh ML, Van Leeuwen AM. Parathyroid Scan. Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. 7th ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425100/all/Parathyroid_Scan. Accessed December 11, 2019.
Bladh, M. L., & Van Leeuwen, A. M. (2017). Parathyroid Scan. In Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425100/all/Parathyroid_Scan
Bladh ML, Van Leeuwen AM. Parathyroid Scan [Internet]. In: Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 December 11]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425100/all/Parathyroid_Scan.
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