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Wed, 22 Apr 2015 15:12:28 GMT
• Can Testing Diagnose Hyperparathyroidism? - Newsmax

Can Testing Diagnose Hyperparathyroidism?
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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).


Sun, 19 Apr 2015 05:03:34 GMT
• Forearm parathyroid reimplantation may be effective in preventing ... - 2 Minute Medicine

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Forearm parathyroid reimplantation may be effective in preventing ...
2 Minute Medicine
1. Ninety-six percent of patients recovered their parathyroid function by 3 months following forearm parathyroid reimplantation surgery. 2. One patient did not recover parathyroid function, which was attributed to a hematoma that developed postoperatively.


Tue, 07 Apr 2015 15:53:09 GMT
• Parathyroid hormone, bone loss may indicate poor heart health in dialysis patients - NephrologyNews.com

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Parathyroid hormone, bone loss may indicate poor heart health in dialysis patients
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Bone loss may be a sign of poor heart health in patients on dialysis, according to a study conducted by researchers at the University of Kentucky. The study, "High Parathyroid Hormone Level and Osteoporosis Predict Progression of Coronary Artery ...

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Tue, 07 Apr 2015 14:14:55 GMT
• High parathyroid level, bone loss signal CV risk in patients on dialysis - Healio

High parathyroid level, bone loss signal CV risk in patients on dialysis
Healio
Elevated parathyroid hormone levels and osteoporosis T-scores predicted progression of coronary artery calcification in patients undergoing dialysis, according to study data published in the Journal of the American Society of Nephrology.

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Mon, 06 Apr 2015 19:39:23 GMT
• Dr. David Lipschitz: Calcium supplements a risk for men - Baxter Bulletin

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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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