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Hyperparathyroidism

  • Jarrah Ali Al-Tubaikh

Abstract

Hyperparathyroidism is a metabolic disease characterized by the metabolic triad of high serum calcium level (hypercalcemia), low serum phosphorus level (hypo-phosphatemia), and increased calcium and phosphorus renal excretion (hypercalciuria).

Keywords

Primary Hyperparathyroidism Medullary Thyroid Carcinoma Secondary Hyperparathyroidism Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type Parathyroid Adenoma 
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