Hyperparathyroidism, desired phosphate and hypercalcemia


Assessing the Clinical and Laboratory Parameters

The parathyroid glands are overactive in the face of hypercalcemia and a normal phosphate. The parathyroid gland may be functioning autonomously, independent of ambient calcium level. Other causes of hypercalcemia should be borne in mind

Less than 1% of all patients are in this category.


Therapeutic options:


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