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A 61-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
55 years experience Internal Medicine
You will be ok: But keep,an eye on bone density and kidney stones
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Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
30 years experience Internal Medicine
Continue: to monitor your PTH and calcium. Watch out for Constipation, polyuria, recurrent UTI or Kidney stones.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Knecht
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Easy to test for: Hi. The key things to test for are: blood calcium, blood phosphate, kidney function, vitamin D levels, PTH, and 24-hour urinary calcium. If your blood ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Knecht
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Blood calcium?: Hi. I understand your PTH is low. But what's your blood calcium? If your blood calcium is high and your PTH is low, we call that "suppressed"...HUGE d ... Read More
Dr. Brendan Stack jr., md, facs, face
32 years experience Head and Neck Surgery
Hypoparathyroidism: Surgery is by far the leading cause over 75% of the time. The next causes are autoimmune attack on the parathyroids followed by a congenital (born wit ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Parathyroid removal: In the hours after surgery you will have some symptoms but this should recover quickly. The parathyroid removal could be one large parathyroid gland - ... Read More
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Dr. Dan Fisher
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Depends.: Depends upon why your PTH is elevated. This could be a normal response to a variety of metabolic and hormonal conditions. Too complicated to explain ... Read More
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A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mike Bowman
19 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Stones, bones,groans: For hyperparathyroidsim (causing high calcium) we learn in medical school: stones, bones, groans and psychiatric overtones. This means kidney stones, ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sneid
41 years experience Endocrinology
Endocrinologist: See your endocrinologist immediately! hypoparathyroidism is not common, except after thyroid surgery, but is treatable to keep calcium level normal.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brad Eilerman
20 years experience Endocrinology
PTH: High PTH can lead to high calcium which causes effects like kidney stones, abdominal pain, muscle aches, frequent urination, and depression/anxiety/me ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
Different glands: They are different glands and do completely different things. Although they share part of the name, they are very different from one another. The th ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Roosth
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Parathyroid Glands: The parathyroid glands are 4 small groups of tissue that sit behind the thyroid gland. They make parathyroid hormone or PTH which is involved in calc ... Read More
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