Total parathyroidectomy with autotransplantation versus subtotal parathyroidectomy for renal hyperparathyroidism: A systematic review and meta-analysis.

@article{Chen2017TotalPW,
  title={Total parathyroidectomy with autotransplantation versus subtotal parathyroidectomy for renal hyperparathyroidism: A systematic review and meta-analysis.},
  author={Juan Chen and Xiaoyan Jia and Xianglei Kong and Zun-song Wang and Meiyu Cui and Dongmei Xu},
  journal={Nephrology},
  year={2017},
  volume={22 5},
  pages={388-396}
}
AIM Total parathyroidectomy with autotransplantation (TPTX + AT) and subtotal parathyroidectomy (SPTX) have been recommended to patients with renal hyperparathyroidism (RHPT).But which one is the best surgical method remains controversial. The aim of the present study was to compare the two surgical procedures with respect to long-term outcomes. METHODS A… CONTINUE READING