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How bad is a parathyroid that is close to your lung and heart?

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Dr. Sunil Mehra
Internal Medicine - Pulmonology
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In brief: Not sure

You must be referring to thyroid gland which is normally in neck and have parathyroid glands under that, sometimes a pt can have retrosternal thyroid in chest mostly in superior mediastinum.

In brief: Not sure

You must be referring to thyroid gland which is normally in neck and have parathyroid glands under that, sometimes a pt can have retrosternal thyroid in chest mostly in superior mediastinum.
Dr. Sunil Mehra
Dr. Sunil Mehra
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Dr. Gutti Rao
Internal Medicine - Hospital-based practice

In brief: Parathyroid

Parathyroid is one of the essential endocrine glands that produce a hormone called parathormone regulates calcium metabolism. Parathyroid glands are four in number, by the side of thyroid gland in the neck.
They are no where near lung or heart.

In brief: Parathyroid

Parathyroid is one of the essential endocrine glands that produce a hormone called parathormone regulates calcium metabolism. Parathyroid glands are four in number, by the side of thyroid gland in the neck.
They are no where near lung or heart.
Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao
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