I-131 uptake in the breast has been described with a variety of normal and pathologic conditions. We present the case of a 38-year-old female who received 317 millicuries of radioactive I-131 treatment for papillary thyroid carcinoma. Post-treatment scan demonstrated I-131 uptake in an area of fat necrosis in the breast.
|Number of pages||7|
|Journal||Radiology Case Reports|
|State||Published - Mar 1 2017|
- Fat necrosis
- Papillary thyroid cancer
- Poorly differentiated
- Radioactive iodine therapy