The cost-effectiveness of sestamibi scanning compared to bilateral neck exploration for the treatment of primary hyperparathyroidism

James Ruda, Brendan C. Stack, Christopher S. Hollenbeak

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This article presents a cost-effectiveness analysis to determine whether preoperative imaging with Tc99m-sestambi for detection and treatment of solitary adenomas associated with primary hyperparathyroidism is cost-effective compared with routine bilateral neck exploration.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)855-870
Number of pages16
JournalOtolaryngologic Clinics of North America
Issue number4
StatePublished - Aug 2004


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Otorhinolaryngology

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