[Parathyroid cysts].

@article{Bquignon2001ParathyroidC,
  title={[Parathyroid cysts].},
  author={Arnaud B{\'e}quignon and Emmanuel Babin and Sylvain Moreau and Marc Goullet de Rugy and Andr{\'e} Valdazo},
  journal={Annales d'oto-laryngologie et de chirurgie cervico faciale : bulletin de la Societe d'oto-laryngologie des hopitaux de Paris},
  year={2001},
  volume={118 6},
  pages={378-81}
}
Two cases of parathyroid cysts are described. One cyst was symptomatic, the other was discovered while performing thyroidectomy. In both cases, the cysts were non-functional. There have been reports of functional cysts occurring in a lesser proportion and causing primary hyperthyroidism. These benign cysts are rare (300 cases reported in the literature… CONTINUE READING