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what are the effects of hyposecretion and hypersecretion of the parathyroid?

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Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Hypo and Hyper: Both items are not good. Please go online and read the many articles for non-doctors that will help you understand the above. Hypo is too low. Hyper is too high.
Answered on Sep 21, 2015

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