CLINICAL NUCLEAR MEDICINE, vol.27, no.11, pp.767-771, 2002 (SCI-Expanded)
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CLINICAL NUCLEAR MEDICINE
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
I-131 therapy, salivary gland scintigraphy, thyroid carcinoma, THERAPY, DIAGNOSIS
Hacettepe University Affiliated:
Purpose: Sialadenitis is a well-recognized adverse effect of high-dose radioactive iodine treatment. This study was undertaken to determine whether Tc-99m pertechnetate salivary gland scintigraphy may be used for objective assessment of salivary gland function in patients with thyroid cancer treated with I-131.