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Parathyroid Surgery Mistakes: Lessons Learned About Chosing a Parathyroid Surgeon

Apr 16th 2015 by David Moon

Parathyroid Surgery Mistakes: Lessons Learned About Chosing a Parathyroid Surgeon The last four years of my life ha...

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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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Intra-Operative PTH Assay: Exposing the Problems with Measuring PTH in the Operating Room.

Nov 24th 2013 by Dr. James Norman

Measuring parathyroid hormone (PTH) in the operating room has some theoretical benefits, but in real life, the intra-opera...

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Failed Parathyroid Surgery: Yesterday's Three Unsuccessful Parathyroid Cases.

Nov 13th 2013 by Dr. James Norman

Parathyroid surgery can be tricky which is why all your doctors will tell you "get the most experienced parathyroid surgeo...

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What is hyperparathyroidism? Look at how the word is spreading!

Nov 1st 2013 by Dr. Douglas Politz

What is hyperparathyroidism? How are we getting the word out? Hyperparathyroidism is a disease that is dramatically under-...

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Vocal Cord Nerve Damage During Parathyroid Surgery is Increased with Nerve Monitoring

Oct 25th 2013 by Dr. James Norman

Thyroid and parathyroid surgeons have been told that monitoring vocal cord laryngeal nerves during surgery may decrease th...

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Don't Break That Parathyroid Adenoma! The Parathyroid Tumor Will Grow Anywhere!

Aug 14th 2013 by Dr. James Norman

A broken parathyroid tumor can be a devastating complication of parathyroid surgery. Parathyroid tumor cells w...

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High Calcium and Hyperparathyroidism During Pregnancy

May 17th 2013 by Dr. James Norman

High blood calcium during pregnancy can be very dangerous to the baby, resulting in miscarriage rates 5-10 times higher. H...

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