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

Kursat Okuyucu, Engin Alagoz, Nuri Arslan, Abdullah Taslipinar, Mehmet Salih Deveci, Erol Bolu
Indian Journal of Nuclear Medicine: IJNM: the Official Journal of the Society of Nuclear Medicine, India 2016, 31 (2): 141-3
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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