Journal of Nuclear Cardiology

, Volume 13, Issue 5, pp 719–721 | Cite as

Demonstration of an ectopic mediastinal parathyroid adenoma on Tc-99m sestamibi myocardial perfusion scintigraphy

  • Andrei IagaruEmail author
  • Patrick M. Colletti
  • Heidi Wassef
  • Rory Hachamovitch
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Nuclear Cardiology Parathyroid Adenoma Myocardial Perfusion Scintigraphy Atypical Chest Pain Gated Single Photon Emission 
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© American Society of Nuclear Cardiology 2006

Authors and Affiliations

  • Andrei Iagaru
    • 1
    Email author
  • Patrick M. Colletti
    • 1
  • Heidi Wassef
    • 1
  • Rory Hachamovitch
    • 2
  1. 1.Division of Nuclear MedicineStanford University Medical CenterStanford
  2. 2.Cardiovascular Medicine DivisionDepartment of Medicineb, University of Southern CaliforniaLos Angeles

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