Water-Clear Cell Parathyroid Adenoma Causing Primary Hyperparathyroidism in a Patient with Neurofibromatosis Type 1: Report of a Case

@article{Kodama2007WaterClearCP,
  title={Water-Clear Cell Parathyroid Adenoma Causing Primary Hyperparathyroidism in a Patient with Neurofibromatosis Type 1: Report of a Case},
  author={Hitomi Kodama and Masatoshi Iihara and Takahiro Okamoto and Takao Obara},
  journal={Surgery Today},
  year={2007},
  volume={37},
  pages={884-887}
}
Water-clear cell parathyroid adenoma is an exceedingly rare tumor, composed exclusively of tumor cells with abundant foamy cytoplasm. A combination of hyperparathyroidism and neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1) is also a rare phenomenon. We report an 18-year-old woman with primary hyperparathyroidism caused by water-clear cell parathyroid adenoma in association… CONTINUE READING