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Mediastinal parathyroid adenoma

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Dr Ian C Bickle MB, BCh, BAO (Hons), FRCR, Anand Kirwadi MBBS, FRCS
Foundation Years Journal, volume 4, issue 9, p.36 (123Doc Education, London, December 2010)


A 42-year-old lady of Asian origin has been a regular attendee at urology outpatients over the past 18 months with intermittent hospital admissions due to recurrent renal stone (calculi) disease. Due to the number and nature of the stone burden, the decision was made for percutaneous nephrolithomy (PCNL) to be performed.

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Dr Ian C Bickle MB, BCh, BAO (Hons), FRCR

Specialist (Radiology), Department of Radiology
RIPAS Hospital, Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei

Anand Kirwadi MBBS, FRCS

Radiology SpR, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals Trust,
Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Glossop Road, Sheffield S10 2JF


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