Enlarged parathyroid glands discovered in normocalcemic patients during thyroid surgery.

@article{Abboud2008EnlargedPG,
  title={Enlarged parathyroid glands discovered in normocalcemic patients during thyroid surgery.},
  author={Bassani Abboud and Ghassan Sleilaty and Carla G Braidy and Claude Sader Ghorra and G{\'e}rard A Abadjian and Cyril Tohm{\'e} and Roger J Noun and Riad Sarkis},
  journal={American journal of surgery},
  year={2008},
  volume={195 1},
  pages={30-3}
}
BACKGROUND This is a retrospective study analyzing data of normocalcemic patients with enlarged parathyroid glands discovered during thyroid surgery and comparing it with data of patients operated on for proved primary hyperparathyroidism. METHODS The records of patients with enlarged parathyroid glands (group 1) and those with primary hyperparathyroidism… CONTINUE READING