Published in Cardiovascular Week, November 14th, 2011
"A tumor was observed in the right kidney, and an abnormal accumulation was identified in the mass from I-131 metaiodobenzylguanidine scintigraphy. Surgery resulted in an initial diagnosis of oncocytoma. However, problem was finally diagnosed as the oncocytic carcinoid by supplemental pathologic examinations," wrote Y. Tamaki and colleagues, Dokkyo Medical University.
The researchers concluded: "Although...
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