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Antonyms for hypoparathyroidism

inadequate secretion of parathyroid hormone resulting in abnormally low levels of calcium in the blood

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Vitamin D Supplementation in Pregnant Women: In 1966, two case reports and a brief review of the literature showed no adverse effects of 100,000 IU per day of vitamin D in hypoparathyroid pregnant women.
He also testified that he did not know that the patient was hypoparathyroid because the surgeon had not told him.
Patients classified as American Society of Anaesthesiologists (ASA) I and II going for elective surgery between the ages of 18 and 60 years were included Exclusion criteria comprised pregnancy emergency surgery history of muscular disease history of hyperthermia malignant contraindications of succinylcholine patients taking calcium channel blockers or beta blockers hypotension hypoparathyroid and hypocalcaemia.
To avoid adynamic bone disease, sufficient reduction in the amount of hyperfunctioning parathyroid tissue without causing a hypoparathyroid state can be achieved by subtotal (3 1/2-) parathyroidectomy or by total parathyroidectomy (PTX) with immediate or delayed autotransplantation of fresh or cryopreserved parathyroid tissue.