Parathyroidectomy Halts the Deterioration of Renal Function in Primary Hyperparathyroidism.

@article{Tassone2015ParathyroidectomyHT,
  title={Parathyroidectomy Halts the Deterioration of Renal Function in Primary Hyperparathyroidism.},
  author={Francesco Vito Tassone and Andrea Monti Guarnieri and Elena Castellano and Claudia Baffoni and Roberto Attanasio and Giorgio Borretta},
  journal={The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism},
  year={2015},
  volume={100 8},
  pages={
          3069-73
        }
}
OBJECTIVE Decreased renal function has been consistently included among factors prompting recommendation for surgery in primary hyperparathyroidism (PHPT). However, most retrospective studies addressing this issue did not show an improvement in renal function after parathyroidectomy (PTX). The aim of this study was to investigate changes in renal function after PTX in PHPT patients subdivided according to renal function at diagnosis. DESIGN This was a retrospective cross-sectional study… CONTINUE READING

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