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Can parathyroid adenoma reoccur?

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Dr. Quang Nguyen
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
4 doctors agree

In brief: No

Once the adenoma is successfully surgically removed, it is gone but it is possible for another adenoma to develop on one of your remaining parathyroid gland (you usually have 4 glands).
A blood test will tell if this is happening.

In brief: No

Once the adenoma is successfully surgically removed, it is gone but it is possible for another adenoma to develop on one of your remaining parathyroid gland (you usually have 4 glands).
A blood test will tell if this is happening.
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Dr. Quang Nguyen
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Dr. Murthy Andavolu
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
2 doctors agree

In brief: No

They are usually benign and do not recur if completely removed.

In brief: No

They are usually benign and do not recur if completely removed.
Dr. Murthy Andavolu
Dr. Murthy Andavolu
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