Evaluation of Parathyroid Lesions With Point Shear Wave Elastography


Hattapoglu S., Goya C., Hamidi C., Tasdemir B., Alan B., Durmaz M. S. , ...More

JOURNAL OF ULTRASOUND IN MEDICINE, vol.35, no.10, pp.2179-2182, 2016 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 35 Issue: 10
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.7863/ultra.15.10074
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF ULTRASOUND IN MEDICINE
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.2179-2182
  • Keywords: head and neck ultrasound, parathyroid adenoma, shear wave velocity, Virtual Touch tissue, FORCE IMPULSE ELASTOGRAPHY, PRIMARY HYPERPARATHYROIDISM, DIFFERENTIAL-DIAGNOSIS, THYROID-NODULES, RADIATION, ULTRASONOGRAPHY, BENIGN, ARFI
  • Van Yüzüncü Yıl University Affiliated: No

Abstract

Objectives-The aim of our study was to evaluate the shear wave velocity (SWV) of parathyroid lesions by point shear wave elastography (SWE) and to compare their stiffness with that of thyroid nodules and normal thyroid parenchyma quantitatively.