hypoparathyroidism


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Related to hypoparathyroidism: hyperparathyroidism, pseudohypoparathyroidism
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Noun1.hypoparathyroidism - inadequate secretion of parathyroid hormone resulting in abnormally low levels of calcium in the blood
adenosis, gland disease, glandular disease, glandular disorder - a disorder of the glands of the body
hyperparathyroidism - excessive secretion of parathyroid hormone resulting in abnormally high levels of calcium in the blood; can affect many systems of the body (especially causing bone resorption and osteoporosis)
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hypoparathyroidism

n hipoparatiroidismo
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We have also completed Part 2 of our Phase 2 PK/PD study of Oral PTH in hypoparathyroidism, and we plan to present them at a scientific meeting in the third quarter of 2019.'
The company said, "Phase 2b Study for Oral PTH in hypoparathyroidism: Oral PTH for hypoparathyroidism is Entera's second major proprietary pipeline program.
The researchers found that in a generalized additive model, at annual surgeon procedure volumes of 18.2 and 18.1 procedures per year, the occurrence rates of vocal cord paralysis (VCP) and hypoparathyroidism began to decrease, respectively.
[1,2,3,4] Hypoparathyroidism leading to decreased serum calcium, clinically may present with muscle cramps, perioral and peripheral paraesthesia, carpopedal spasm or tetany, and/or confusion.
Hypoparathyroidism is characterized by low calcium and low parathyroid hormone (PTH) levels.
[ClickPress, Wed Apr 24 2019] The Parathyroid Hormone Market will register robust growth, primarily due to increasing incidences of hypocalcemia and hypoparathyroidism during the forecast period.
This study was done to find out the frequency of iron overload complications like short stature, hypothyroidism, hypoparathyroidism, cardiac dysfunction and diabetes mellitus in beta thalassemia major patients on chelation therapy in our set up where data is scarce.
However, heredity, some medications, hypoparathyroidism, and certain toxins can cause the system to fail, and the nutrients are instead expelled in the urine.
It has local, genetic, systemic and iatrogenic causes like cleft lip and palate, MSX1 gene, hypoparathyroidism and exposure to chemotherapeutic agents during development3,4.
Symptomatic hypoparathyroidism in patients with transfusion-dependent thalassemia is relatively rare.