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Can secondary hyperparathyroidism be caused by a vitamin d deficiency?

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Dr. Troy Sedlmeyer
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

This would generally be in the case of severe or very low vitamin d over a period of time.
In such a case, the calcium would drop and increase the work of the parathyroid gland.

In brief: Yes

This would generally be in the case of severe or very low vitamin d over a period of time.
In such a case, the calcium would drop and increase the work of the parathyroid gland.
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Dr. Troy Sedlmeyer
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Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine

In brief: Yes it does

Yes Secondary Hyperparathyrodism can be caused by VitD Deficiency

In brief: Yes it does

Yes Secondary Hyperparathyrodism can be caused by VitD Deficiency
Dr. Yash Khanna
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Dr. Robert Lang
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology

In brief: Yes

Secondary hyperparathyroidism can also be caused by low calcium and/or low magnesium intake, even with adequate intake, poor digestion (poor pancreas function, certain liver problems, etc.
) or poor nutrient absorption (celiac disease, intestinal removal or bypass, etc.) can lead to deficiency.

In brief: Yes

Secondary hyperparathyroidism can also be caused by low calcium and/or low magnesium intake, even with adequate intake, poor digestion (poor pancreas function, certain liver problems, etc.
) or poor nutrient absorption (celiac disease, intestinal removal or bypass, etc.) can lead to deficiency.
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Dr. Jonathan Leibowitz
Internal Medicine

In brief: Yes

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In brief: Yes

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Dr. Jonathan Leibowitz
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