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Venous Sampling for Parathyroid Tumors

Feb 7th 2016 by Dr. James Norman

Venous Sampling for Parathyroid Tumors Parathyroid venous sampling is an expensive and dangerous test that probably...

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Finding a Parathyroid Surgeon: 5 Questions to Ask

Apr 9th 2015 by Dr. Deva Boone

Finding a Parathyroid Surgeon: 5 Questions to Ask Parathyroid surgery can be tricky, and when things don't go well,...

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A Doctor With Hyperparathyroidism: How Parathyroid Surgery Changed Me in One Month.

Oct 12th 2013 by Dr. James Norman

Hyperparathyroidism sneaked up on me. I was feeling tired and old. I'm a family practice doctor so my jo...

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Ectopic Parathyroid Adenoma High in the Neck (un-descended parathyroid adenoma)

Jul 3rd 2013 by Dr. James Norman

Ectopic parathyroid glands occur in 5% of people, occasionally located high in the neck under the jaw (called an ...

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Parathyroid Cysts: Lots of Hyperparathyroid Symptoms From Small Parathyroid Cysts.

Jun 17th 2013 by Dr. James Norman

Parathyroid cysts are uncommon, but can cause lots of symptoms of hyperparathyroidism sometimes, and no symptoms at all at...

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Parathyroid Surgery: All Four Parathyroid Glands Should Be Examined!

Jun 8th 2013 by Dr. James Norman

Because 30% of people with hyperparathyroidism will have more than one parathyroid tumor, the most successful parathyroid ...

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FNA (Fine Needle Aspiration) Biopsy of Parathyroid Adenoma

May 16th 2013 by Dr. Douglas Politz

Biopsy of parathyroid adenomas can be dangerous and is almost always unnecessary. Parathyroid glands should almost never b...

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