Prevalence of parathyroid carcinoma in 348 patients with multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 - case report and review of the literature.

@article{Ospina2016PrevalenceOP,
  title={Prevalence of parathyroid carcinoma in 348 patients with multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 - case report and review of the literature.},
  author={Naykky M Singh Ospina and Thomas J. Sebo and G Thompson and Bart L Clarke and W F Young},
  journal={Clinical endocrinology},
  year={2016},
  volume={84 2},
  pages={
          244-249
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To report the prevalence of parathyroid carcinoma (PC) in patients with multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 (MEN1) and review of the literature. BACKGROUND Primary hyperparathyroidism (PHP) is the most common manifestation of MEN1. The occurrence of PC in patients with MEN1 is rare and the literature regarding the clinical manifestations - including the prevalence of the disease - is scarce. CONTEXT Single tertiary care centre experience from 1977 to 2013. DESIGN Electronic… CONTINUE READING
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