Preoperative endocrine tumor localization utilizing a cost-effective approach.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

Endocrine tumors commonly produce characteristic clinical signs, and laboratory tests lead to accurate diagnosis in a high percentage of cases. The successful management of these tumors usually requires complete surgical resection. A large number of preoperative localization procedures to facilitate the operative management of these tumors have been developed. This report reviews the recent contributions to this literature, with a particular emphasis on cost-effective use of these procedures.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Leight, GS; Varhaug, JE

Published Date

  • 1993

Published In

Start / End Page

  • 108 - 114

PubMed ID

  • 7583938

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1065-6243


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States