Parathyroid hormone

What is Parathyroid hormone?

Parathyroid hormone is the hormone secreted by the parathyroid gland.It is also called parathormone.It is concerned with maintenance of calcium balance in the body.

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My para-thryoid is high. what causes this
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About high parathyroid hormone production:

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Hello and thank you for asking!
Parathyroid glands are 4 small glands...

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Please explain the impact of high parathyroid hormone results and should I be concerned?

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Parathyroid

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Two of the most common causes of an elevated parathyroid hormone level are

1) Vitamin D deficiency

2) An...

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I have had all over joint, muscle pain, extreme fatigue, nausea, extreme sweating, weakness, headache, for the past two months. Now, I feel...

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Suspicious of Hyperparathyroidism

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Dear Ma'am, Hi
Good morning.

I have gone through your query and I am of the...

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