Corpus ID: 39623995

[Surgical indications of primary hyperparathyroidism].

  title={[Surgical indications of primary hyperparathyroidism].},
  author={Y. Tominaga},
  journal={Clinical calcium},
  volume={15 12},
Clinical profile of primary hyperparathyroidism (PHPT) had shifted from symptomatic disorder, with hypercalcemic symptoms, kidney stones, overt bone disease, or a specific neuromuscular dysfunction toward a more asymptomatic state. Patients with symptomatic PHPT absolutely require parathyroidectomy (PTX). Surgical treatment is the well established and definitive treatment for PHPT. Consensus Conference at National Institute of Health (NIH) proposed the guidelines for PTX in asymptomatic PHPT… Expand