Parathyroid adenoma after radioactive iodine therapy for multinodular goiter

Jason G. Cundiff, Louis Portugal, David H. Sarne

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The development of hyperparathyroidism after radioactive iodine (RAI) therapy has been reported in 38 cases in the literature. However, the development of a parathyroid adenoma after RAI therapy for a hyperfunctioning multinodular goiter has not been reported. This report describes the pathologic and operative finding on a patient with both hyperthyroidism and hyperparathyroidism, which was diagnosed after previous RAI therapy for a toxic, multinodular goiter.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)374-375
Number of pages2
JournalAmerican Journal of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Medicine and Surgery
Issue number5
StatePublished - 2001
Externally publishedYes


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