parathyroidectomy


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parathyroidectomy

[¦par·ə‚thī‚rȯi′dek·tə·mē]
(medicine)
Excision of a parathyroid gland.
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Minimally invasive parathyroidectomy (MIP) has been associated with better outcomes in terms of post operative pain, scaring, recurrent laryngeal nerve injury, early discharge and decreased risk of post-operative hypoparathyroidism.4-6 Studies have been done to evaluate the effect of pre-operative localization and MIP on outcome of parathyroid surgery in high volume center.2 Sestamibi scan has been found to be 90% sensitive for localizing glands larger than 500mg while ultrasound can easily detect glands larger than 1cm.
Patients with solitary parathyroid adenoma and without additional thyroid pathology were operated by one of the three surgeons in our institute using minimal invasive parathyroidectomy in light of the pre-operative US and 99 mTc-MIBI planar scintigraphy+SPECT/CT.
Surgery notes and pathology results of all patients who underwent parathyroidectomy were also obtained from medical records and added to the study.
As mentioned above, several reports presenting promising outcomes of the robot-assisted mediastinal parathyroidectomy have been published (8, 9).
Changes in serum concentrations of fibroblast growth factor 23 and soluble Klotho in hemodialysis patients after total parathyroidectomy. Biomed Res Int 2016;2016:6453803.
Total parathyroidectomy versus subtotal parathyroidectomy in the treatment of tertiary hyperparathyroidism.
(3-5) Ever since, there has been a rise of minimally invasive parathyroidectomy (MIP) done via a small incision under radio, ultrasound guidance or endoscopically.
(11) The finding was also consistent with studies evaluating risk factors associated with ED visits after thyroidectomy and parathyroidectomy (1): Fitz-Gerald et al found that Medicare insurance was associated with ED visits.
However, extreme hypomagnesemia immediately after parathyroidectomy and precipitation of acute CPP arthritis in this setting have also been described (21).
After radiographical and clinical examinations by general surgeons, parathyroidectomy was decided to perform a surgical procedure as soon as possible.
We present a case of a primigravida with significant symptomatic hypercalcemia who was diagnosed with PHP and underwent successful parathyroidectomy during her first trimester of pregnancy.