A 36-year-old female asked about a 54-year-old female:
Mom had parathyroid surgery to fix high blood calcium. diseased gland was removed but calcium is high again 2 months later. looking in wrong place?
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Internal Medicine 48 years experience
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Head and Neck Surgery 33 years experience
Persistent hi calc: This sometimes happens. If an adenoma was in fact removed, there is likely another. Double adenomas can happen in 5% of cases.
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Last updated Jul 12, 2020
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