Intraoperative parathyroid hormone testing: what have we learned?

  title={Intraoperative parathyroid hormone testing: what have we learned?},
  author={Matthew D Proctor and Robert A Sofferman},
  journal={The Laryngoscope},
  volume={113 4},
OBJECTIVES/HYPOTHESIS The development of rapid, sensitive assays for measuring the intact parathyroid hormone (iPTH) molecule has the potential to allow the surgeon to determine the success of parathyroid surgery intraoperatively. The purpose of the study was to review our results in the context of currently held beliefs regarding the ability of the… CONTINUE READING