The Anabolic Effects of Parathyroid Hormone

Abstract

Several generations ago, the catabolic effects of parathyroid hormone (PTH) on the skeleton gave rise to the description of primary hyperparathyroidism as a disease of ‘bones, stones and groans’ [1,2]. The skeleton is still universally affected in severe primary hyperparathyroidism. Classical radiographic features include degranulation of the skull (so… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s001980200026

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