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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2009
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2009
BACKGROUND Inferior parathyroid glands are located along the embryologic migration path of the thymus and can rest in the… (More)
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2008
2008
INTRODUCTION Cystic lesions of the parathyroid glands are uncommon, and rare are those that cause primary hyperparathyroidism… (More)
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2007
2007
Although approximately 25% of parathyroid tumors in patients with primary hyperparathyroidism are located in the mediastinum… (More)
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2006
2006
BACKGROUND In renal hyperparathyroidism, in which basically all parathyroid glands are hyperplastic, overlooking one undescended… (More)
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2005
2005
Parathyroid cysts are rare but clinically significant lesions. They can be functional, mistaken for a thyroid cyst, and/or… (More)
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2005
2005
OBJECTIVES Previous anatomic studies of the recurrent laryngeal nerves (RLNs) have described the variability in the course of the… (More)
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2002
2002
An extremely rare case of parathyroid cancer in a hemodialysis patient is presented here. A 69-year-old man was operated on for… (More)
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1996
1996
A case of paraganglioma arising within a parathyroid gland is reported. The lesion was an incidental finding in a block… (More)
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1995
1995
BACKGROUND The undescended inferior parathyroid gland is a well-established although infrequent embryologic abnormality resulting… (More)
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1987
1987
The details of 7 patients with hyperparathyroidism in whom 8 intrathyroid hyperfunctioning parathyroid glands were located are… (More)
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