Hyperparathyroidism, hyperphosphatemia and low or normal calcium


Assessing the Clinical and Laboratory Parameters


The parathyroid glands are overactive. This may be due to the presence of the hyperphosphatemia, or to the fact the calcium is low (or a combination of both). Prior values (where available) should indicate the responsiveness of the PTH levels to fluctuations in calcium

Approximately 20% of all patients are in this category.


Therapeutic Options:


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