parathyroidectomy


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Related to parathyroidectomy: hyperparathyroidism, parathyroid hormone

par·a·thy·roid·ec·to·my

 (păr′ə-thī′roi-dĕk′tə-mē)
n. pl. par·a·thy·roid·ec·to·mies
Surgical removal of the parathyroid glands.

parathyroidectomy

Surgery to remove the parathyroid.
Translations

par·a·thy·roid·ec·to·my

n. paratiroidectomía, extirpación de una o más de las glándulas paratiroideas.

parathyroidectomy

n (pl -mies) paratiroidectomía
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During her hospitalization, a coordinated surgery with ENT and surgical oncology included tracheostomy, bone biopsy of the maxilla, and four-gland parathyroidectomy.
At Mayo hospital he did the first parathyroidectomy in Punjab and made East Surgical ward the center for thyroid surgery doing more than two thousand thyroidectomies.
sup][2],[3] Despite advances in medical therapy for SHPT, surgical parathyroidectomy remains the definitive therapy for refractory SHPT, which drastically decreases PTH levels and ameliorates symptoms related to severe SHPT.
Although its exact incidence is debatable, ITPA occurred at a rate of 1% in Mazeh et al's study of 4,868 patients undergoing parathyroidectomy.
Keywords: Primary hyperparathyroidism, Parathyroidectomy, Hypercalcaemia.
Salutary effect of parathyroidectomy on neuropsychiatric symptoms in patients with primary hyperparathyroidism: Evaluation using PAS and SF-36v2 scoring systems.
He was unaware that he had undergone autotransplantation after parathyroidectomy as a 6-year-old child.
A variety of treatments have been utilized for calciphylaxis, including sodium thiosulfate, debridement, advanced wound care, hyperbaric oxygen, and parathyroidectomy.
A 68-year-old man who was a known case of parathyroid hyperplasia since four years ago and underwent subtotal parathyroidectomy operation, referred with chief complaint of generalized weakness and dysphagia to solid foods since two months ago without a history of weight loss.
Double Parathyroid Adenomas Clinical and Biochemical Characteristics Before and After Parathyroidectomy.
Indeed, one of our patients who had a severe AP died before benefiting from parathyroidectomy.
Acute parathyroid insufficiency is considered as the main factor affecting postoperative calcium levels and occurs due to incidental parathyroidectomy (IPT), parathyroid gland (PG) injury, or devascularization [3].