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Parathyroidectomy - Surgery Procedures & Risks - NY Times Health …   -  Oct 16, 2006
Parathyroidectomy is done while you are under general anesthesia (unconscious and pain-free). Sometimes it is done with regional anesthesia (awake, ... New York Times

Parathyroidectomy - News, Information on Parathyroidectomy - NY Times...   -  Apr 3, 2007
The accomplished surgeon is an equally accomplished writer, whose second book, “Better: A Surgeon's Notes on Performance,? comes out this week. ... New York Times

… by minimodeling is more active than remodeling after parathyroidect...   -  Jan 6, 2008
In patients undergoing parathyroidectomy for secondary ... Ob.S/BS had already decreased at 3–4 weeks after parathyroidectomy in Group I, ... Nature.com

Medical control of secondary hyperparathyroidism: We're not there yet   -  Jan 1, 2009
Parathyroidectomy is required when the medical management of SHPT proves to be ... Both crude parathyroidectomy rates and rates adjusted for temporal ... Nature.com

… Hunger" Is Predicted by Increased Osteocalcin Before Parathyroidect...   -  May 17, 2009
The researchers found that before the parathyroidectomy procedure, 66 (61%) of the 108 patients had osteocalcin levels of 35.4 ng/mL or lower, ... DG News

… ; Clinical trial assesses effects of parathyroidectomy in mild cases   -  Jan 22, 2005
..."Parathyroidectomy is the definitive therapy for patients with ... "Fifty-three patients were randomly assigned to either parathyroidectomy (n=25) or ... Pay-Per-View - Obesity, Fitness & Wellness Week - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Bone Mineral Recovery after Parathyroidectomy in Patients with...   -  Aug 1, 2007
Address all correspondence and requests for reprints to: Dr. Jörgen Nordenström, Department of Surgery, Huddinge University Hospital, Karolinska Institute, ... Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and...

Parathyroidectomy.(parathyroid gland removal)   -  May 24, 2006
A parathyroidectomy is a procedure in which the surgeon removes part or all of your parathyroid glands. The parathyroid glands make parathyroid hormone ... $4.95 - Clinical Reference Systems - ECNext

… ; Clinical trial assesses effects of parathyroidectomy in mild cases   -  Jan 18, 2005
..."Parathyroidectomy is the definitive therapy for patients with ... "Fifty-three patients were randomly assigned to either parathyroidectomy (n=25) or ... Pay-Per-View - Life Science Weekly - Factiva, from Dow Jones

… in Patients with Primary Hyperparathyroidism after Parathyroidectom...   -  Aug 1, 2008
To address this issue, we studied 30 consecutive patients with PHP due to a single parathyroid adenoma before and after parathyroidectomy. ... Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and...

Parathyroidectomy.(Adult Health Advisor 2006)   -  Nov 1, 2006
A parathyroidectomy is a procedure in which the surgeon removes part or all of your parathyroid glands. The parathyroid glands make parathyroid hormone ... $4.95 - Clinical Reference Systems - ECNext

Parathyroidectomy in Asymptomatic Primary Hyperparathyroidism: …   -  Mar 9, 2007
Address all correspondence and requests for reprints to: Dr. Shonni J. Silverberg, Department of Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians ... Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and...

… Prevents Calcium Deficit After Parathyroidectomy: Presented at ACS   -  Oct 15, 2009
Dr. Vasher described the protocol for postoperative calcium supplementation after parathyroidectomy as follows: "The number of calcium tablets [315 mg ... DG News

Effect of Parathyroidectomy on Serum la,25-Dihydroxyvitamin D and …   -  Aug 1, 2008
Address requests for reprints to: Dr. Charles YC Pak, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center at Dallas, 5323 Harry Hines ... Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and...

… Anesthesia for Minimally Invasive Parathyroidectomy: Presented at...   -  Mar 27, 2006
Randomized controlled studies are needed to definitively compare different types of anesthesia for parathyroidectomy, Dr. Black said, but this study's ... DG News

Minimally invasive parathyroidectomy under local/sedation   -  Sep 18, 2007
Parathyroidectomy is the removal of one or more of the parathyroid glands to treat hyperparathyroidism (abnormal over-functioning of the parathyroid glands) ... News-Medical.net

Live Surgical Webcast: Minimally Invasive Parathyroidectomy   -  Apr 30, 2009
NEWARK, DE--(Marketwire - April 27, 2009) - On April 30 at 5 pm EDT, Christiana Care Health System will webcast on OR-Live minimally invasive ... marketwire.com

Minimally Invasive Parathyroidectomy Promising Under Local Sedation   -  Sep 11, 2007
Newswise — Parathyroidectomy is the removal of one or more of the parathyroid glands to treat hyperparathyroidism (abnormal over-functioning of the ... newswise.com

Minimally Invasive Radioguided Parathyroidectomy   -  Jul 4, 2009
Nearly 10000 Americans every year experience hyperparathyroidism, a chronic condition that causes high blood-calcium levels. The disease is caused if one or ... Gant Daily

Minimally Invasive Parathyroidectomy: How Often is it Possible? …   -  May 2, 2006
By John Otrompke. CHICAGO, IL -- May 2, 2006 -- Modern diagnostic imaging techniques and intra-operative monitoring of hormone levels may increase the ... DG News

Parathyroidectomy.(Adult Health Advisor 2007)   -  May 31, 2007
A parathyroidectomy is a procedure in which the surgeon removes part or all of your parathyroid glands. The parathyroid glands make parathyroid hormone ... $4.95 - Clinical Reference Systems - ECNext

Hyperparathyroidism often missed in patients with Paget's disease.( …   -  Mar 1, 2006
Parathyroidectomy is indicated in patients found to have both disorders. Conversely, patients who have primary hyperparathyroidism and high bone turnover ... Free with registration - Internal Medicine News - AccessMyLibrary.com

Hyperparathyroidism, Cognition, and Health-Related Quality of Life   -  Nov 7, 2005
Results: In studies conducted pre- and post-parathyroidectomy for PHPT, 6 small studies of cognitive functioning report inconsistent findings; however, ... Medscape

Canadian Association of General Surgeons and American college of …   -  Feb 1, 2006
Randomized trial of parathyroidectomy in mild asymptomatic primary ... Those in the surgery group underwent a standard parathyroidectomy with bilateral ... Free with registration - Canadian Journal of Surgery - AccessMyLibrary.com

Surgeons Advocate Early Surgical Treatment for Elderly Patients with ...   -  Oct 14, 2008
Parathyroidectomy decreases the risk of fracture in patients with normal, ... The study included 392 patients who underwent parathyroidectomy between 2005 ... newswise.com

A patient with MEN1-associated hyperparathyroidism, responsive to …   -  Dec 19, 2007
The patient underwent a parathyroidectomy with autotransplantation of parathyroid ... Investigations After parathyroidectomy in 2001, the patient underwent ... Nature.com

Clinical and Economic Outcomes of Thyroid and Parathyroid Surgery in ...   -  May 1, 2009
All patients who underwent thyroidectomy/parathyroidectomy were included. ... Conclusions: Children undergoing thyroidectomy/parathyroidectomy have higher ... Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and...

Familial isolated primary hyperparathyroidism caused by mutations of...   -  Jul 10, 2007
Management The patient underwent parathyroidectomy and has remained normocalcemic ... He underwent a parathyroidectomy with excision of a single parathyroid ... Nature.com

Mutational analysis of CDKN1B, a candidate tumor-suppressor gene, in ...   -  Feb 20, 2008
Parathyroidectomy was indicated because of severe secondary hyperparathyroidism associated with pruritus, osteitis fibrosa, soft tissue calcification, ... Nature.com

Primary Hyperparathyroidism with or without Parathyroid Surgery   -  Oct 3, 2008
The parathyroidectomy group exhibited sustained improvements in BMD, ... Minimally invasive parathyroidectomy (MIP), performed on an outpatient basis under ... Medscape

Role of calcium-phosphorous disorders in the progression of renal...   -  Feb 1, 2007
Parathyroidectomy increased survival, abrogated the increase in renal mass ... FOLEY, RN, LI, S, LIU, J, et al: The fall and rise of parathyroidectomy in US ... Nature.com

Postparathyroidectomy transient thyrotoxicosis   -  Jul 1, 2005
However, in the patient who had autoimmune thyroiditis, hyperthyroidism due to Graves' disease subsequently developed 19 months after parathyroidectomy and ... Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and...

A patient with persistent primary hyperparathyroidism due to a second...   -  Aug 2, 2006
Successful parathyroidectomy also reverses the accelerated bone loss, diminishes future ... (2000) Randomized trial of parathyroidectomy in mild primary ... Nature.com

Fibrin glue in thyroid and parathyroid surgery: is under-flap suction...   -  Aug 1, 2006
Parathyroidectomy group. We excluded 16 patients who had undergone parathyroidectomy for type 2 ... No hematomas occurred in the parathyroidectomy group. ... Free with registration - Ear, Nose and Throat Journal - AccessMyLibrary.com

The new role of calcimimetics as vasculotropic agents   -  Sep 12, 2008
Ogata et al. found that lowering PTH by parathyroidectomy or by the use of ... cinacalcet was associated with less risk of parathyroidectomy, fracture, ... Nature.com

Weight of Normal Parathyroid Glands in Patients with Parathyroid …   -  Jun 1, 2007
The records of 240 patients who underwent parathyroidectomy according to standard surgical practice by a single surgeon were reviewed to identify those who ... Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and...

Not all elevations in PTH indicate need for surgery   -  Jun 16, 2009
She was referred directly to the surgeon for parathyroidectomy. ... I commended him for not proceeding with parathyroidectomy. ... Endocrine Today

Surgical images: soft tissue: Calcinosis cutis.(Continuing Medical …   -  Jun 1, 2007
An urgent parathyroidectomy was performed. At parathyroidectomy, a large, fixed, ... (1-4) Early parathyroidectomy has been shown to significantly reduce ... Free with registration - Canadian Journal of Surgery - AccessMyLibrary.com

Hyperparathyroidism: Time to Reconsider Current Clinical Decision …   -  Jun 16, 2008
Finally, whereas parathyroidectomy resulted in substantial increments in spine and hip but not forearm BMD in the former report, increments were noted at ... Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and...

Heart Disease; Reports from Japan, Denmark and the United States …   -  Oct 23, 2006
Parathyroid intervention therapy (parathyroidectomy and percutaneous direct injection) is also a useful alternative." The reviewers noted, "In the present ... Pay-Per-View - OBGYN & Reproduction Week - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Direct injection of calcitriol or its analog into hyperplastic...   -  Jan 1, 2009
Effects of parathyroidectomy on bone formation and mineralization in ... The fall and rise of parathyroidectomy in US hemodialysis patients, 1992–2002. ... Nature.com

Netherlands Corporate News - Mimpara Receives European Commission …   -  Jun 24, 2008
The majority of patients with PHPT requiring an intervention are treated surgically by parathyroidectomy. However, this is not a suitable treatment option ... Netherlands Corporate News - Netherlands Corporate News (persbericht)

Netherlands Corporate News - Mimpara Receives Positive CHMP …   -  Apr 25, 2008
The majority of patients with PHPT requiring an intervention are treated surgically by parathyroidectomy, however this is not a suitable treatment option ... Netherlands Corporate News - Netherlands Corporate News (persbericht)

Hyperparathyroidism; Minimally invasive surgery for treatment of …   -  Jul 11, 2005
..."Minimal invasive surgery for parathyroidectomy has been introduced in the treatment of hyperparathyroidism. The study was conducted to evaluate the ... Pay-Per-View - Clinical Trials Week - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Calcimimetic NPS R-568 induces hypotensive effect in spontaneously …   -  Mar 1, 2005
Parathyroidectomy decreases blood pressure in these rats and in patients. The present study determined whether phPTX induced by calcimimetics decreases mean ... Nature.com

Cinacalcet Safely Treats Persistent Post-Kidney-Transplant …   -  Nov 1, 2009
Researchers noted that cinacalcet is expensive, and it may be more prudent to consider subtotal parathyroidectomy for these patients. ... Renal and Urology News

The need for reliable serum parathyroid hormone measurements   -  Aug 1, 2009
The fall and rise of parathyroidectomy in US hemodialysis patients, 1992 to 2002. J Am Soc Nephrol 2005; 16: 210–218. | PubMed |. Ureña P, Kubrusly M, ... Nature.com

Title: Minimally Invasive Approach as Effective as Bilateral Technique...   -  Mar 17, 2008
By Mary Beth Nierengarten CHICAGO -- March 17, 2008 -- Minimally invasive parathyroidectomy (MIP) is associated with greater improvements in quality of life ... DG News

Article: Insurance companies slow to accept new hysterectomy technique...   -  Oct 27, 2005
THK BENEFITS OF minimally invasive radio-guided parathyroidectomy ... gland to facilitate a minimally invasive procedure. 1-10 ... involvement of more than ... Pay-Per-View - South Florida Sun - Sentinel - HighBeam Research

Hyperparathyroid-related cognitive dysfunction improves with surgery.(...   -  Mar 15, 2007
Widespread controversy has surrounded the role of parathyroidectomy when the ... Parathyroidectomy Boosts Neurocognitive Function on Groton Maze Learning ... Free with registration - Family Practice News - AccessMyLibrary.com

Article: Postop PTH test unnecessary when calcium is normal.(Metabolic...   -  May 1, 2006
Clinical Chemistry; March 1, 2007 ; 700+ words ... ... our protocol of performing only 2 intraoperative PTH tests in patients undergoing parathyroidectomy ... Pay-Per-View - Family Practice News - HighBeam Research

Parathyroid surgery in pregnancy: review of the literature and...   -  Jul 9, 2009
...of the parathyroid hormone (PTH) from the aspirate can localize the adenoma, and allow the surgeon to carry out a minimally invasive parathyroidectomy. ... Nature.com

Medical College of Wisconsin, US Researchers from Medical College of ...   -  Dec 18, 2006
..."During parathyroidectomy for primary hyperparathyroidism (pHPT), ... Curative parathyroidectomy was defined as normocalcemia 6 months or longer ... Pay-Per-View - Pharma Business Week - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Kidney International - Parathyroid hormone fragments inhibit active …   -  Sep 5, 2007
Parathyroidectomy was performed selectively in seven groups under isoflurane ... Parathyroidectomy was considered effective when concentration of ionized ... Nature.com

… Assisted Endoscopic Surgery for Thyroidectomy and Parathyroidectomy...   -  Jul 1, 2006
What is the Evidence Base for Video Assisted Endoscopic Surgery for Thyroidectomy and Parathyroidectomy What is the Evidence Base for Video Assisted ... Subscription - Internet Journal of Orthopedic Surgery - EBSCO Publishing

Cinacalcet improves outcomes in HPT   -  Nov 1, 2005
The study's clinical end points were parathyroidectomy, fractures, cardiovascular hospitalization, all-cause hospitalization, and mortality. ... Medscape

Etiology and prognostic significance of severe uremic pruritus in...   -  Feb 8, 2006
Disappearance of itching after subtotal parathyroidectomy. N Engl J Med 1968; 279: 697–700. | PubMed | ISI | ChemPort |. Graf H, Kovarik J, Stummvoll HK et ... Nature.com

Article: Laparoscopic or open removal of parathyroid?(Endocrinology)(...   -  Jul 1, 2005
...find Internal Medicine News articles. MIAMI BEACH -- Laparoscopic parathyroidectomy can be done more quickly and with less pain than when the clas... Pay-Per-View - Internal Medicine News - HighBeam Research

Annales de Biologie Clinique   -  May 26, 2006
Summary : The management of metabolic problems following parathyroidectomy in end stage renal disease remains poorly defined. Hypocalcemia is a common and ... john-libbey-eurotext.fr

Article: Surgeon volume affects resection in thyroid ca.(Metabolic …   -  Mar 1, 2005
After total thyroidectomy or parathyroidectomy care often ... incidence of hypoparathyroidism after total thyroidectomy is variable with an estimated range ... Pay-Per-View - Family Practice News - HighBeam Research

Inter-method variability in PTH measurement: Implication for the care...   -  Jun 21, 2006
The fall and rise of parathyroidectomy in US hemodialysis patients, 1992–2002. J Am Soc Nephrol 2005; 16: 210–218. | PubMed |. D'Amour P, Brossard JH. ... Nature.com

Surgery for Asymptomatic Primary Hyperparathyroidism: Proceedings of ...   -  Feb 1, 2009
Furthermore, reduced bone density and increased fracture risk can be improved with parathyroidectomy. When PHPT is symptomatic, it may be associated with ... Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and...

Use (or misuse) of Vitamin D Treatment in CKD and Dialysis Patients: ...   -  Sep 12, 2008
...(a)'Vitamin D compounds did not reduce the risk for death, bone pain, vascular calcification, or parathyroidectomy', (b) 'did not show a consistent ... Medscape

Secondary Hyperparathyroidism; Bone scintigraphy enables accurate, …   -  Oct 25, 2005
..."Seven patients underwent parathyroidectomy (PTX), and 22-oxacalcitoriol (derivative of 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D3) (OCT) was given to three patients." ... Pay-Per-View - Life Science Weekly - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Cinacalcet reduces serum calcium concentrations in patients with …   -  May 18, 2009
Context: Patients with persistent primary hyperparathyroidism (PHPT) after parathyroidectomy or with contraindications to parathyroidectomy often require ... Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and...

Factiva Search   -  Jan 18, 2005
2005 JAN 18 - (NewsRx.com & NewsRx.net) -- Specialists in bone and mineral metabolism have assessed the effects of parathyroidectomy ... ... Pay-Per-View - Science Letter - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Low vitamin D can mask hyperparathyroidism: ever since food began to ...   -  Feb 15, 2007
In a study of 49 patients in Saudi Arabia (where vitamin D deficiency is endemic) who underwent a parathyroidectomy for pHPT, 19 patients had severe bone ... Free with registration - Family Practice News - AccessMyLibrary.com

What is the parathyroid?   -  Jan 12, 2009
A parathyroidectomy is an operation to remove one or more of these glands. Because your mother has chronic renal failure (that's why she is on dialysis), ... Netdoctor

Factiva Search   -  Jan 17, 2005
2005 JAN 17 - (NewsRx.com & NewsRx.net) -- Specialists in bone and mineral metabolism have assessed the effects of parathyroidectomy ... ... Pay-Per-View - Clinical Trials Week - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Thyroid surgery performed without neck incision, scar   -  Feb 21, 2009
Giulianotti has also performed robotic-assisted parathyroidectomy surgery to ... 'Robotic thyroidectomy and parathyroidectomy are options for most patients ... Science Centric

Cost of applying the K/DOQI guidelines for bone metabolism and...   -  Dec 20, 2006
Fifty-four were excluded (28 for sevelamer use, 10 for multiple missing lab values, and 16 for acute hospitalizations or previous parathyroidectomy) leaving ... Nature.com

Cinacalcet HCl: A novel treatment for secondary hyperparathyroidism...   -  Feb 1, 2007
MALBERTI, F, MARCELLI, D, CONTE, F, et al: Parathyroidectomy in patients on renal replacement therapy: an epidemiologic study. ... Nature.com

Cinacalcet maintained normocalcemia, reduced parathyroid hormone in …   -  Jan 1, 2010
The researchers concluded, “Cinacalcet is useful in the management of primary hyperparathyroidism in patients in whom parathyroidectomy is contraindicated ... Endocrine Today

Thyroid Surgery Performed Without Neck Incision, Scar   -  Mar 2, 2009
Giulianotti has also performed robotic-assisted parathyroidectomy surgery to ... "Robotic thyroidectomy and parathyroidectomy are options for most patients ... sciencedaily.com

Four-Dimensional CT Scan Finds Parathyroid Tumors: Presented at SSO   -  Mar 29, 2006
..."It is ideally suited to the minimally invasive parathyroidectomy procedure," said lead author Steven E. Rogers, MD, PhD, surgical oncology fellow, ... DG News

Sensipar seeking upstream indication in stage 3 and 4 CKD markets   -  May 16, 2006
Patients are spared parathyroidectomy as long as they continue therapy. Data from the USRDS estimates 616000 patients will be on dialysis (Stage 5) by 2010. ... Gerson Lehrman Group

Check parathyroid hormone levels in Paget's.(Metabolic Disorders)   -  Feb 15, 2006
Parathyroidectomy is indicated in patients found to have both disorders. Conversely, patients who have primary hyperparathyroidism and high bone turnover ... Free with registration - Family Practice News - AccessMyLibrary.com

Kurume University; Bone scintigraphy enables accurate, noninvasive …   -  Oct 26, 2005
..."Seven patients underwent parathyroidectomy (PTX), and 22-oxacalcitoriol (derivative of 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D3) (OCT) was given to three patients." ... Pay-Per-View - Biotech Week - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Secondary Hyperparathyroidism; Bone scintigraphy enables accurate, …   -  Oct 27, 2005
..."Seven patients underwent parathyroidectomy (PTX), and 22-oxacalcitoriol (derivative of 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D3) (OCT) was given to three patients." ... Pay-Per-View - Blood Weekly - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Brown tumor of the facial bones: case report and literature review.   -  Jul 1, 2005
We performed a partial parathyroidectomy, but the tumor in the right nasal fossa failed to regress. One year later, we performed surgical resection of the ... $4.95 - Ear, Nose and Throat Journal - ECNext

Secondary Hyperparathyroidism; Bone scintigraphy enables accurate, …   -  Oct 30, 2005
..."Seven patients underwent parathyroidectomy (PTX), and 22-oxacalcitoriol (derivative of 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D3) (OCT) was given to three patients." ... Pay-Per-View - Medical Devices & Surgical Technology... - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Secondary Hyperparathyroidism; Bone scintigraphy enables accurate, …   -  Oct 24, 2005
..."Seven patients underwent parathyroidectomy (PTX), and 22-oxacalcitoriol (derivative of 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D3) (OCT) was given to three patients." ... Pay-Per-View - Health & Medicine Week - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Secondary Hyperparathyroidism; Bone scintigraphy enables accurate, …   -  Oct 25, 2005
..."Seven patients underwent parathyroidectomy (PTX), and 22-oxacalcitoriol (derivative of 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D3) (OCT) was given to three patients." ... Pay-Per-View - Science Letter - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Article: Hyperparathyroid-related cognitive dysfunction improves with...   -  Mar 15, 2007
Widespread controversy has surrounded the role of parathyroidectomy when the disorder is detected at this stage via automated blood screening, said Dr. Sosa ... Pay-Per-View - Family Practice News - HighBeam Research

Press Release: Cytochroma Inc. Announces Completion of $21 Million …   -  Jan 17, 2007
Relapsing hyperparathyroidism ... parathyroidectomy with autograft to treat secondary hyperparathyroidism can lead to an increase in ... persistence and ... Pay-Per-View - PR Newswire - HighBeam Research

Hyperparathyroidism guidelines get an update.(METABOLIC …   -  Apr 15, 2009
Depression ... parathyroidectomy in patients with primary hyperparathyroidism. Current practice ... Family Practice News. Article: Check parathyroid hormone ... Pay-Per-View - Family Practice News - HighBeam Research

Article: Total thyroidectomy for the treatment of thyroid diseases in...   -  Nov 1, 2006
After total thyroidectomy or parathyroidectomy care often ... incidence of hypoparathyroidism after total thyroidectomy is variable with an estimated range ... Pay-Per-View - Southern Medical Journal - HighBeam Research

Music in the Operating Room - New York Times   -  Apr 3, 2007
In the case of the parathyroidectomy, however, Dr. Gawande from the start had trouble finding what he was looking for. The parathyroid, which has no ... New York Times

hypocalcemia | Definition of hypocalcemia | HighBeam.com: Online …   -  Jul 12, 2006
Article: Post-Parathyroidectomy Hypocalcemia: Incidence, Risk ... The American Surgeon; February 1, 2004 ; 700+ words ... ... evaluate the incidence and ... Pay-Per-View - Oxford American College Dictionary - HighBeam Research

Raging glands can be controlled by drugs, surgery   -  Jan 15, 2006
Heightened use of the alternative surgical procedure you refer to- -called minimally invasive parathyroidectomy--reflects these statistics. ... Pay-Per-View - Chicago Tribune - ProQuest Archiver

Kidney Stones - Surgery   -  May 4, 2009
To help prevent stones from coming back, your doctor may suggest surgery to remove a parathyroid gland or glands (parathyroidectomy). WebMD

Optimal paricalcitol starting dose for parathyroid hormone suppression...   -  Aug 18, 2006
Patients who were receiving calcitonin, bisphosphonates or corticosteroids, and those who had undergone parathyroidectomy, were excluded. ... Nature.com

Parathyroid Cancer   -  Dec 14, 2009
This procedure will involve a parathyroidectomy, typically an ipsilateral thyroidectomy (thyroid lobectomy), and possibly resection of adjacent cervical ... WebMD

Should clinicians follow the K/DOQI guidelines for treating …   -  Mar 26, 2007
Exclusion criteria were hospitalization for an acute illness during data collection, parathyroidectomy, use of sevelamer, and missing data. ... Nature.com

How successful is reoperative surgery for hyperparathyroidism?   -  Oct 28, 2006
Patients then underwent conventional surgery under general anesthesia or minimally invasive parathyroidectomy (MIP) with cervical-block anesthesia and ... Nature.com

TGH stars in surgery video   -  Sep 28, 2006
Meanwhile, John Skousen found out that a neighbor's mother-in-law had flown to Tampa for Norman's parathyroidectomy. "That made us feel better, ... Pay-Per-View - Tampa Tribune - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Insufficiency of PTH action on bone in uremia   -  Jan 1, 2007
Parathyroidectomy does not prevent the renal PTH/PTHrP receptor down-regulation in uremic rats. Kidney Int 1995; 47: 1797–1805. | PubMed | ISI | ChemPort | ... Nature.com

MEDICAL EDGE, Treatments for excess parathyroid hormone,   -  Jan 17, 2006
Heightened use of the alternative surgical procedure you refer to - called minimally invasive parathyroidectomy - reflects these statistics. ... Pay-Per-View - Newsday - ProQuest Archiver

Drug lowers body's 'set point' to control hyperparathyroidism in...   -  Jul 16, 2008
..."With these drugs, the need for surgery to remove the parathyroid gland (parathyroidectomy) is markedly decreased." The results provide nephrologists with ... eurekalert.org

Drug lowers body's 'set point' to control hyperparathyroidism in...   -  Jul 17, 2008
..."With these drugs, the need for surgery to remove the parathyroid gland (parathyroidectomy) is markedly decreased." The results provide nephrologists with ... Eureka! Science News



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