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Synonyms for parathyroid

any one of four endocrine glands situated above or within the thyroid gland

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2,3 The case we presented here is that of a parathyroid adenoma developed in a congenital hypothyroidism patient.
The incorrectly resected parathyroid glands suggested by intraoperative frozen and routine postoperative pathological examinations were counted, and parathyroid hormone and blood calcium levels were detected on the 1st, 3rd and 30th days after surgery, respectively.
NASDAQ: VCYT) has presented data demonstrating the accuracy of identification of BRAF V600E and parathyroid tissue through new classifiers developed in conjunction with the next-generation Afirma Genomic Sequencing Classifier, the company said.
1) They found that 75% of ITPAs were due to ectopic inferior parathyroid glands.
Here, we reported a male patient, whose imaging studies revealed an ectopic parathyroid gland, located in the lower part of the superior mediastinum, below the innominate vein.
7) The previous cases in the literature and this case demonstrate that if a patient presents with hypercalcemia and hyperthyroidism, if, on correcting the thyroid function, the calcium level does not normalise it is important to check the parathyroid hormone level.
To prevent hypoparathyroidism (2) following surgical treatment, parathyroid autotransplantation to the forearm is often performed (3, 4).
sHPT is reportedly a chronic and serious condition that refers to the excessive secretion of parathyroid hormone (PTH) by the parathyroid glands in response to decreased renal function and impaired mineral metabolism.
A patient with parathyroid adenoma may also experience kidney stones and/or excessive urination.
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Hypercalcemia secondary to the secretion of parathyroid hormone (PTH) plays a major role in the pathogenesis, but other mechanisms may be involved.
Parathyroid tumors can be investigated in three groups; parathyroid adenoma (PA), atypical parathyroid adenoma (APA), and parathyroid carcinoma (PC).
The parathyroid hormone Natpara has been approved to manage hypocalcemia in patients with hypoparathyroidism, according to a press release from the Food and Drug Administration.
The opening chapters review the molecular, cellular, and physiological actions of parathyroid hormones, and the closing chapters explore the combined therapy of osteoporosis with parathyroid hormone.
Objective: To evaluate the correlation of low vitamin D levels with parathyroid hormone (PTH) levels and bone turn over markers among apparently healthy hospital nurses.