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Inferior parathyroid gland

Known as: Glandula parathyroidea inferior 
Either of two paired parathyroid glands distal to the head.
National Institutes of Health

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2017
2017
BACKGROUND Postoperative hypocalcaemia due to dysfunction of the parathyroid glands is the most common complication after total… Expand
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2008
2008
INTRODUCTION Cystic lesions of the parathyroid glands are uncommon, and rare are those that cause primary hyperparathyroidism… Expand
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2008
2008
Heuristics describe the multiple small steps required for successful surgery, which are often taken for granted, enabling key… Expand
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2007
2007
Although approximately 25% of parathyroid tumors in patients with primary hyperparathyroidism are located in the mediastinum… Expand
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2006
2006
BACKGROUND In renal hyperparathyroidism, in which basically all parathyroid glands are hyperplastic, overlooking one undescended… Expand
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2006
2006
Involvement of the parathyroid glands by metastatic tumour is rare. In autopsy studies of known cancer patients, it was noted in… Expand
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2005
2005
IntroductionParathyroid cysts are rare but clinically significant lesions. They can be functional, mistaken for a thyroid cyst… Expand
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2005
2005
The details of 7 patients with hyperparathyroidism in whom 8 intrathyroid hyperfunctioning parathyroid glands were located are… Expand
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2001
2001
A female college student presented to the hospital with a recent history of a slowly enlarging, painless mass in the anterior… Expand
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1995
1995
BACKGROUND The undescended inferior parathyroid gland is a well-established although infrequent embryologic abnormality resulting… Expand
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