SINA Nuclear medicine center Endocrinology applications:

  • Thyroid scan (for evaluation of thyroid nodule, retrosternal goiter, ectopic thyroid, Differentiation of thyroglossal duct cyst from ectopic thyroid)
  • Whole body iodine scan(for detection of metastasis from differentiated thyroid carcinoma)
  • Parathyroid scan (For detection of parathyroid adenoma)
  • Radio-iodine treatment of patients with hyperthyroidism.
  • Radio-iodine ablation of patients with thyroid carcinoma(After thyroid surgery)
  • Follow up and further treatment of patients with thyroid cancer.
  • Adrenal medullary scintigraphy with MIBG (for detection of location of pheochromocytoma)
  • DMSA V scintigraphy for detection of metastases from Medullary thyroid carcinoma