Increased parathyroid hormone-related peptide in patients with hypercalcemia associated with islet cell carcinoma.

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OBJECTIVE To report the high prevalence of increased parathyroid hormone-related peptide (PTHrP) in patients with islet cell carcinoma and associated hypercalcemia. DESIGN We conducted a retrospective study of PTHrP levels in patients with hypercalcemia and eucalcemia associated with islet cell carcinoma and compared these findings with those in healthy… (More)

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@article{Wu1997IncreasedPH, title={Increased parathyroid hormone-related peptide in patients with hypercalcemia associated with islet cell carcinoma.}, author={T John Wu and C L Lin and Robert L. Taylor and Larry K. Kvols and Pai Chih Kao}, journal={Mayo Clinic proceedings}, year={1997}, volume={72 12}, pages={1111-5} }