All publications of “Anneliese Rosmarie Gertrud Fischer Thom”

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Normalization of lymphocyte count after high ablative dose of I-131 in a patient with chronic lymphoid leukemia and secondary papillary carcinoma of the thyroid. Case report

Anneliese Rosmarie Gertrud Fischer Thom, Nelson Hamerschlak, Verônica Goes Teles, Akemi Osawa, Fabio Pires de Souza Santos, Denise da Cunha Pasqualin, [...]

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082014RC2657

The authors report the case of a 70-year-old male patient with chronic lymphoid leukemia who presented subsequently a papillary carcinoma of the thyroid with metastases to regional lymph nodes. The patient was treated with surgical thyroidectomy with regional and cervical lymph node excision and radioiodine therapy (I-131). The protocolar control scintigraphy 4 days after the radioactive dose showed I-131 uptake in both axillae and even in the inguinal regions. PET/CT showed faint FDG-F-18 uptake in one lymph node of the […]