Surgery for Ectopic Parathyroid Adenoma in Lower Part of Superior Mediastinum through a Transcervical Incision

@inproceedings{Wang2017SurgeryFE,
  title={Surgery for Ectopic Parathyroid Adenoma in Lower Part of Superior Mediastinum through a Transcervical Incision},
  author={Xing Sheng Wang and Yi-Ming Zhu and Hui Huang and Li-peng Zhang and Ye Zhang and Xiao-Lei Wang},
  booktitle={Chinese medical journal},
  year={2017}
}
IntroductIon Ectopically located hyperfunctioning parathyroid gland(s) are responsible for approximately 6–16% of hyperparathyroidism cases, in which about 6% can be ascribed to ectopic growth in the mediastinal site.[1] Treatment of ectopic adenomas usually requires resection. There are various techniques to resect ectopic parathyroid glands, which are… CONTINUE READING