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CASE REPORT
Year : 2016  |  Volume : 31  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 141-143

Thyrotropinoma with Graves' disease detected by the fusion of indium-111 octreotide scintigraphy and pituitary magnetic resonance imaging


1 Department of Nuclear Medicine, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, Ankara, Turkey
2 Department of Endocrinology, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, Ankara, Turkey
3 Department of Pathology, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, Ankara, Turkey

Correspondence Address:
Kursat Okuyucu
Department of Nuclear Medicine, School of Medicine, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, 06018 Etlik, Ankara
Turkey
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DOI: 10.4103/0972-3919.178322

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Thyroid-stimulating hormone-secreting pituitary adenoma (TSHoma) is a rare benign endocrinological tumor which produces TSH in the pituitary gland. Herein, we presented a female patient having TSHoma with Graves' disease during and just after pregnancy that we found by indium-111 octreotide scintigraphy while investigating the patient for hyperthyroidism symptoms.


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