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How common is parathyroid disease in teenagers?

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Dr. Peter Kurzweil
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Rare

I'm an adult doc but i think it's pretty rare.
High calcium is the first finding, but i'd look for other causes.

In brief: Rare

I'm an adult doc but i think it's pretty rare.
High calcium is the first finding, but i'd look for other causes.
Dr. Peter Kurzweil
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Dr. Alan Mindlin
Ophthalmology

In brief: Not very

This is unusual but can be associated with thyroid inflammation.
This gland surrounds the parathyroid glands.

In brief: Not very

This is unusual but can be associated with thyroid inflammation.
This gland surrounds the parathyroid glands.
Dr. Alan Mindlin
Dr. Alan Mindlin
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