hypoparathyroidism

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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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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.
19) Indeed, in studies of subjects without autoimmunity but with classical hypoparathyroid features, 51% had serologic autoimmunity to the CaSR.
Furthermore, PTH(1-84) and PTH(7-84) calibrators, added to hypoparathyroid serum and processed as described, eluted as single peaks at the expected positions, showing that PTH was not degraded during the above procedures.
Both hypothyroid and hypoparathyroid individuals (with decreased cellular activity of the skeleton) have increased bone mineral density (86, 87).