Hyperparathyroidism, Secondary

Known as: HYPERPARATHYROIDISM SECONDARY, Secondary hyperparathyroidism, Hyperparathyroidism, Secondary [Disease/Finding] 
Abnormally elevated PARATHYROID HORMONE secretion as a response to HYPOCALCEMIA. It is caused by chronic KIDNEY FAILURE or other abnormalities in the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Secondary hyperparathyroidism (HPT) and abnormal mineral metabolism are thought to play an important role in bone and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Treatment of secondary hyperparathyroidism with vitamin D and calcium in patients receiving dialysis is often… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Mortality rates in ESRD are unacceptably high. Disorders of mineral metabolism (hyperphosphatemia, hypercalcemia, and secondary… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Management of secondary hyperparathyroidism has included the use of active vitamin D or vitamin D analogs for the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Vitamin D insufficiency and low calcium intake contribute to increase parathyroid function and bone fragility in elderly people… (More)
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Review
2001
Review
2001
Vitamin D deficiency is common in the elderly, especially in the housebound and in geriatric patients. The establishment of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Long-term vitamin D and calcium supplementation is effective in reducing nonvertebral fractures in elderly people. Increased bone… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Most parathyroid adenomas and some pathological parathyroid glands from patients with primary parathyroid hyperplasia or severe… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
It was recently demonstrated that calcium and vitamin D supplements were capable of decreasing the incidence of hip fractures in… (More)
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Review
1994
Review
1994
Secondary hyperparathyroidism is a universal complication in patients with chronic renal failure. Hyperplasia of the parathyroid… (More)
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