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Parathyroid gland

Known as: Neck>Parathyroid gland, Glandula parathyroidea, Parathyroid 
One of two small paired endocrine glands, superior and inferior, usually found embedded in the connective tissue capsule on the posterior surface of… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
The Ca2+-sensing receptor (CaSR) is a dimeric family C G protein-coupled receptor that is expressed in calcitropic tissues such… Expand
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Review
2008
Review
2008
  • A. Norman
  • The American journal of clinical nutrition
  • 2008
  • Corpus ID: 4501331
New knowledge of the biological and clinical importance of the steroid hormone 1alpha,25-dihydroxyvitamin D(3) [1alpha,25(OH)(2)D… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Phosphate homeostasis is maintained by a counterbalance between efflux from the kidney and influx from intestine and bone. FGF23… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Multiple endocrine neoplasia-type 1 (MEN1) is an autosomal dominant familial cancer syndrome characterized by tumors in… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Dietary phosphorus (P) restriction is known to ameliorate secondary hyperparathyroidism in renal failure patients. In early renal… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Parathyroid hormone (PTH), a major regulator of mineral ion metabolism, and PTH-related peptide (PTHrP), which causes… Expand
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
In an autopsy study of 503 cases the parathyroid glands were dissected, and the number of glands in each case and the anatomic… Expand
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Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
  • C. Wang
  • Annals of surgery
  • 1976
  • Corpus ID: 245894
A study of 645 normal adult parathyroid glands in 160 cadavers revealed that there is a definite pattern of anatomic distribution… Expand
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Highly Cited
1962
Highly Cited
1962
It has been assumed that the parathyroids control the level of blood calcium by a feedback mechanism whereby hypocalcemia… Expand
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Highly Cited
1954
Highly Cited
1954
  • P. Wermer
  • The American journal of medicine
  • 1954
  • Corpus ID: 27805079
Abstract 1.1. The syndrome of adenomatosis of the anterior pituitary, the parathyroids and the pancreatic islets was observed in… Expand
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