Transient and permanent hypoparathyroidism following thyroidectomy.


AIM This study was designed to identify the risk factors of transient and permanent hypoparathyroidism in patients undergoing thyroidectomy. We also studied the duration of transient hypoparathyroidism following thyroid surgery. METHODS A prospective study was conducted on 163 consecutive patients undergoing thyroidectomy. Serum Levels of calcium and… (More)


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@article{Bahar2012TransientAP, title={Transient and permanent hypoparathyroidism following thyroidectomy.}, author={Mostafa Mehrabi Bahar and Ali Akbar Jangjoo and Monavar Afzal Aghaei and Mojtaba Ebrahimzadeh and Mohsen Aliakbarian}, journal={Minerva chirurgica}, year={2012}, volume={67 5}, pages={433} }