Clinical case ETZ Final

Intraoperative Localisation of Ectopic Parathyroid Adenoma with Sirius Pintuition

Clement et al (2022)

Elisabeth TweeSteden Ziekenhuis


Tilburg, The Netherlands

Case Description

Localization and removal of ectopic parathyroid adenoma

Course of Treatment

64-year-old man with primary hyperparathyroidism due to an ectopic parathyroid adenoma located between the left carotid artery and the hyoid bone. The Pintuition Seed, a localization marker, was used to localise and intraoperatively remove the adenoma. No post-op complications observed.