parathyroid hormone


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Synonyms for parathyroid hormone

hormone synthesized and released into the blood stream by the parathyroid glands

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28 MEN-related hypercalcaemia and parathyroid hormone levels are comparatively lower than sporadic PHPT.
The parathyroid hormone level was measured and was found to be markedly elevated at 10.
Chief cells of the parathyroid glands secrete parathyroid hormone (PTH), also known as parathormone or parathyrin.
Chromogranin, synaptophysin, and parathyroid hormone will be reactive by immunohistochemistry.
Parathyroid hormone secretion and action: evidence for discrete receptors for the carboxyl-terminal region and related biological actions of carboxyl-terminal ligands.
No significant associations were seen between all-cause mortality and every 100-pg/mL increase in serum level of parathyroid hormone (RR 1.
To our knowledge, this is the first prospective study to investigate the role of serum 25[OH]D, 1,25[OH]2D, and intact parathyroid hormone in the prediction of cardiovascular mortality in a population of older community-dwelling adults with a low prevalence of vitamin D deficiency and a broad range of kidney function," said lead investigator Simerjot K.
Disorders of calcium, phosphorus, vitamin D, and parathyroid hormone activity," Journal of Renal and Electrolytes Disorders.
His parathyroid hormone level was at the upper half of normal range at 52.
Depression is associated with decreased 25- hydroxyvitamin D and increased parathyroid hormone levels in older adults.
Older adults with low levels of vitamin D in their blood and high levels of parathyroid hormone are at greater risk of depression, suggests a study in the May issue of Archives of General Psychiatry Researchers measured blood levels of vitamin D and parathyroid hormone and assessed depression in 1,282 people, ages 65-95, of whom 26 had been diagnosed with major depression and 169 with minor depression.
Both low blood vitamin D levels and high parathyroid hormone levels can be treated with higher dietary intake of vitamin D or calcium and increased sunlight exposure.
Greenspan SL, Bone HG, Ettinger MP, et al, for the Treatment of Osteoporosis with Parathyroid Hormone Study Group.
The patents relate to the company's Parathyroid Hormone Nasal Spray for treatment of osteoporosis, No.
This was the impetus for researchers to measure vitamin D levels, parathyroid hormone and calcium in 204 women with early stage breast cancer, 279 with invasive breast cancer and 75 women with advanced breast cancer.
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