What is Hypoparathyroidism?

In hypoparathyroidism, there is an decrese in the secretion production of parathyroid hormone as a result of decrese in the function of parathyroid gland.

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A 15 year female patient had complains of loss of appetite, nausea, vomiting, pain in both legs, easy fatiguability, she was diagnosed as HDR...

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
looks like a genetic disease

Detailed Answer:

the way you describe the things what i would conclude is--

1. she has only one...

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I am a 37 year-old female.Could you please help me? Are the following symptoms associated with hypoparathyroidism or something similar? Thank you...

doctor1 MD

Thanks for asking.
few queries
Any associated weight gain/ hairloss/ tiredness/ constipation?
*Any history of recurrent fever / thyroid pain/ eye...

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Is there a relationship between salt cravings and parathyroid disorder?

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Yes, it can be due to an associated Addison's Disease

Detailed Answer:
Hi there,
Thanks for using HCM.
Salt craving may indicate an...

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