Parathyroid carcinoma

What is Parathyroid carcinoma?

Parathyroid carcinoma is a rare malignant neoplasm resulting in parathyroid adenoma to carcinoma progression.It forms in tissues of one or more of the parathyroid glands (four pea-sized glands in the neck that make parathyroid hormone, which helps the body store and use calcium).

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After taking my yearly physical and blood work results, I would like to know how and what would make my calcium levels be high? My cholesterol...

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Hi there,

Thanks for your query.

High calcium level is commonly due to overactive nodule of Parathyroid glands, which are located over the Thyroid...

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Hi, I have pain down the left and right sides of my throat. I found a tumor on thyroid. parathyroid to be exact. So, just wondering why the sides...

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Based on clinical symptoms and laboratory reports ,You are suffering from Parathyroid tumour, probably parathyroid adenomas producing...

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I have Parathyroid cancer. It was removed a few years ago but due to the cancer I have kidney problems. So far I have had six operations to blast...

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HI, thanks for using healthcare magic

Parathyroid cancer is rare but can , in some persons, be associated with a high rate of survival.
It is...

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