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Hyperparathyroidism

  • Bastian AmendEmail author
  • Karl-Dietrich Sievert
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Abstract

An increased serum level of parathormone (PH) characterizes hyperparathyroidism. Different causes for hyperparathyroidism (HPT) are classified into primary, secondary, and tertiary hyperparathyroidism.

Keywords

Parathyroid Tissue Renal Osteodystrophy Lanthanum Carbonate Calcium Acetate Tertiary Hyperparathyroidism 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2014

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of UrologyEberhard-Karls-UniversityTuebingenGermany

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