parathyroidectomy


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Related to parathyroidectomy: hyperparathyroidism, parathyroid hormone

parathyroidectomy

[¦par·ə‚thī‚rȯi′dek·tə·mē]
(medicine)
Excision of a parathyroid gland.
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Treatment usually entails parathyroidectomy with monitoring of serum calcium, phosphate, and vitamin D levels while on appropriate replacement (calcium/vitamin D) or binding (phosphate) pharmacotherapy.
It is reported that postoperative complications of parathyroidectomy for SHPT include hyperkalemia, hypocalcemia, local bleeding, and general complications of acute myocardial infarction and stroke.
Changes in swallowing-related quality of life after parathyroidectomy for hyperparathyroidism: a prospective cohort study.
On the basis of parathyroidectomy occurrence, patients were divided into two groups (incidental parathyroidectomy, IPT group, and nonincidental parathyroidectomy, non-IPT group).
Here we report two patients with concurrently occurring hyperparathyroidism who experienced amelioration of sickle cell pain following parathyroidectomy.
After parathyroidectomy, rapid decrease of serum calcium levels occurs, as a sign of successfully removing of one or more hyperactive parathyroid adenoma [1, 4, 6, 9, 11, 12, 14].
Short and long-term efficacy of total parathyroidectomy with immediate autografting compared with subtotal parathyroidectomy in hemodialysis patients.
Development of proximal calciphylaxis with penile Involvement after parathyroidectomy In a patient on hemodialysis.
5%) parathyroidectomy patients had neck drains inserted.
Parathyroidectomy rates remain high in individuals with kidney transplant who received cinacalcet treatment.
Parathyroidectomy may now be necessary or expensive calcimimetic drugs must be administered to try to restore the disordered metabolic environment.