hypoparathyroidism

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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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Extensive bilateral intracranial calcifications: a case of iatrogenic hypoparathyroidism. Case Reports in Medicine.
Later, however, persistent hypocalcemia despite resolution of the rhabdomyolysis raised a suspicion of iatrogenic hypoparathyroidism, which was confirmed by a suppressed parathyroid hormone level several days after surgery.