Hyperparathyroidism Treatment

Woman getting her neck examined by female doctor using ultrasound scanner at modern clinic

Surgery represents the only potential definitive/curative treatment for primary hyperparathyroidism.  Parathyroidectomy, like all surgery, is associated with some risks, but morbidity is relatively low and the success rate in the hands of an experienced parathyroid surgeon is excellent (95-98% cure).  Patients not undergoing parathyroidectomy may be observed or receive medications.  Medical treatment is focused on…

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