Multifactorial risk profile for bone fractures in primary hyperparathyroidism

Abstract

Primary hyperparathyroidism (pHPT) is associated with an increased fracture risk, and decreased bone density thus has been considered an indication for surgery. However, many pHPT patients have a multifactorial risk profile for osteoporosis and bone fractures. The aim of the present study was to evaluate variables associated with fracture risk within the… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00268-002-6433-2

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