Can Testing Diagnose Hyperparathyroidism? Newsmax Question: Is there test for hyperparathyroidism? Would this be something that a primary care physician does or a specialist? Dr. Hibberd's answer: All medical doctors should be able to diagnose hyperparathyroidism (overactivity of the parathyroid gland).
Dr. David Lipschitz: Calcium supplements a risk for men Baxter Bulletin A slight increase in calcium leads to a greater production of parathyroid hormone that drives calcium into bone and maintains a normal level. Low serum calcium reduces parathyroid levels and calcium leaches from bone to make the serum value normal.
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