Metabolism of Parathyroid Hormone and Interpretation of Radioimmunoassays for PTH

  • Eduardo Slatopolsky
  • Kevin Martin
  • Keith Hruska
  • Saulo Klahr


With the development of radioimmunoassays that are specific for certain regions of the parathyroid hormone (PTH) molecule, the fate of PTH that is secreted into the circulating blood has been partially clarified.


Parathyroid Hormone Parathyroid Gland Primary Hyperparathyroidism Renal Osteodystrophy Renal Uptake 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Eduardo Slatopolsky
    • 1
  • Kevin Martin
    • 1
  • Keith Hruska
    • 2
  • Saulo Klahr
    • 1
  1. 1.Renal Division, Department of MedicineWashington University School of MedicineSt. LouisUSA
  2. 2.Renal DivisionJewish Hospital of St. LouisSt. LouisUSA

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