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Noun1.parathormone - hormone synthesized and released into the blood stream by the parathyroid glands; regulates phosphorus and calcium in the body and functions in neuromuscular excitation and blood clotting
endocrine, hormone, internal secretion - the secretion of an endocrine gland that is transmitted by the blood to the tissue on which it has a specific effect


n. hormona paratiroidea, hormona reguladora del calcio.
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Fasting sample was taken for the following investigations: Fasting blood sugar, fasting insulin, intact parathormone, lipid profile, and vitamin D were done.
Routine biochemistry tests, complete blood count, thyroid function tests, parathormone, prolactin, follicle-stimulating hormone, luteinizing hormone, testosterone, and cortisol levels were within the normal limits.
A 58-year-old native Chinese man was presented with nephrolithiasis, his serological tests demonstrated explicit hyperparathyroidism with parathormone levels dramatically elevated to 314.
Serum 1,25 dihydroxy vitamin D (1,25(OH)2D3), 25 hydroxy vitamin D (25(OH) D) and parathormone levels in diabetic retinopathy.
The lowest 25(OH) D level that will not activate parathormone is 30 ng/mL (75 nmol/L); therefore, a sufficient vitamin D level is accepted as >30 ng/mL (75 nmol/L) (2-4).
1) (SD) Albumin, g/L; mean 33 (4) 34 (3) (SD) Parathormone, pmol/ 40.
Parathormone increases the absorption of calcium from intestine, reabsorption from bones and kidney and maintains normal ionic calcium in the blood.
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The fasting plasma glucose, serum calcium, phosphorus and alkaline phosphatase, blood urea, blood creatinine, serum 25 hydroxy vitamin D, serum magnesium, 24 hr urinary calcium, parathormone (PTH), TSH, growth hormone (GH), insulin- like growth factor 1 (IGF-1) levels and erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR) were within the reference ranges.
Serum 25-(OH) D, calcium, phosphorus, alkaline phosphatase (ALP), and parathormone levels in both groups were compared.
Calcium and the calciotropic hormones, vitamin D and parathormone (PTH), exert direct and indirect effects on cardiomyocytes.