Osteitis fibrosa cystica with renal parathyroid hormone resistance: a review of pseudohypoparathyroidism with insight into calcium homeostasis.


Pseudohypoparathyroidism is a group of diseases characterized by renal resistance to parathyroid hormone. The patients typically have the bony manifestations of hyperparathyroidism, while being hypocalcemic. Pseudohypoparathyroidism has further been subdivided into types Ia, Ib, Ic, and II. Mutations involving any number of domains of the parathyroid… (More)