High prevalence of metabolic syndrome in a mestizo group of adult patients with primary hyperparathyroidism (PHPT)


BACKGROUND Primary hyperparathyroidism (PHPT) and metabolic syndrome (MS) have been independently related to cardiovascular morbidities, however this association is still controversial. Mexican population has a high prevalence of metabolic syndrome, however its frequency seems to be even higher than expected in patients with PHPT. METHODS We… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/s12902-015-0014-5

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