What Symptom Improvement Can Be Expected After Operation for Primary Hyperparathyroidism?


The only cure for primary hyperparathyroidism (pHPT) is operative resection of the parathyroid gland(s) responsible for the disease. The 1990 National Institute of Health’s (NIH) consensus development conference on asymptomatic pHPT and its subsequent workshop in 2001 established which clinical criteria warranted parathyroidectomy (PTx) versus observation… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00268-009-9987-4


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