Pitfalls

Large parathyroid mass that was interpreted as a large parathyroid adenoma, but that proved to be a parathyroid carcinoma

Clinical information

Raised calcium levels

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Large parathyroid mass that was interpreted as a large parathyroid adenoma, but that proved to be a parathyroid carcinoma

Transverse
Transverse
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Transverse
Transverse
Longitudinal
Longitudinal

Large parathyroid mass that was interpreted as a large parathyroid adenoma, but that proved to be a parathyroid carcinoma

Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Transverse
Transverse

Details

  • Sex: Female
  • Age: 49
  • Body part: Parathyroids

Created with

  • Hitachi Ultrasound System