Der Nuklearmediziner 2012; 35(01): 30-36
DOI: 10.1055/s-0031-1301351
Schilddrüsendiagnostik – Algorithmen und Leitlinien
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Dosimetrie bei der Radioiodtherapie benigner und maligner Schilddrüsenerkrankungen

Dosimetry in Radioiodine Therapy of Benign and Malignant Thyroid Diseases
H. Hänscheid
1   Klinik und Poliklinik für Nuklearmedizin, Universität Würzburg
M. Lassmann
1   Klinik und Poliklinik für Nuklearmedizin, Universität Würzburg
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Publication Date:
15 March 2012 (online)


Die Therapie benigner und maligner Erkrankungen der Schilddrüse mit radioaktivem Iod ist heute ein wichtiger Baustein in der Behandlung von Patienten. Es wird zunehmend akzeptiert, dass bei therapeutischer Anwendung von Radionukliden eine Dosimetrie in aller Regel sinnvoll ist, und diese ist zumindest in Deutschland seit einigen Jahren auch gesetzlich vorgeschrieben. Für die dosimetrischen Verfahren gibt es nationale und internationale Ansätze zur Standardisierung, die Interpretation der Ergebnisse und die therapeutischen Konsequenzen sind zum Teil aber immer noch uneinheitlich. In dieser Arbeit wird eine ausführliche Übersicht über die Grundideen und Verfahren der Dosimetrie bei der Radioiodtherapie benigner Erkrankungen sowie eine kurze Übersicht über die Dosimetrie bei der Behandlung des Schilddrüsenkarzinoms gegeben.


Radioiodine therapy today is an important part of the treatment of benign and malignant thyroid diseases. The usefulness of dosimetry before therapeutic use of radionuclides is accepted more and more and at least in Germany it was made compulsory by law a few years ago. Although there have been international attempts at standardisation of dosimetric procedures, the interpretation of the results and consequences for therapy are not yet uniform. In this contribution we will provide an extensive overview of the basic principles and methods of dosimetry before radioiodine therapy of benign disease, as well as brief overview of dosimetry before treatment of thyroid cancer.

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