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A recent study with unusually lengthy follow-up after surgery for primary hyperparathyroidism reported higher recurrence rates than previously appreciated. We sought to identify specific factors associated with late recurrence after seemingly curative parathyroidectomy.
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Late recurrence accounts for nearly half of the recurrences in estrogen receptor (ER)-positive breast cancer and decreases post-recurrence survival in patients with ER-negative breast cancer. Clinicop...
Primary hyperparathyroidism is the most frequent manifestation of Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia type 1 (MEN1) syndrome. Bone and renal complications are common. Surgery is the treatment of choice, but ...
Secondary hyperparathyroidism (sHPTH) is common in patients with end-stage chronic kidney disease. If drug therapy fails, total parathyroidectomy with autotransplantation of parathyroid tissue into th...
It is known that melanoma can metastasize and recur many years after the first diagnosis. Although predictive and prognostic factors for melanoma are well defined, there is still insufficient informat...
Guidelines advocate subtotal parathyroidectomy (SPTX) or total parathyroidectomy with autotransplantation (TPTX) with bilateral cervical thymectomy for primary hyperparathyroidism (pHPT) associated wi...
Primary hyperparathyroidism (PHPT) is associated with increased cardiovascular morbidity. The benefit of surgical treatment in this respect is unclear. This study was performed to evaluat...
The aim of this study is to establish whether patients with mild primary hyperparathyroidism (PHPT) have an increased risk of cardiovascular diseases. The primary outcome is to determine w...
Swallow related quality of life before and after parathyroidectomy will be evaluated in patients with primary hyperparathyridism.
There are three specific aims in the present study: 1. To validate the investigators' translated version of parathyroidectomy assessment of symptoms (PAS) questionnaire. 2...
This phase 3, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study is designed to demonstrate the efficacy and to assess the safety of cinacalcet for the reduction of hypercalcemia in subjec...
Excision of one or both of the parathyroid glands.
Transcription factors whose primary function is to regulate the rate in which RNA is transcribed.
The local recurrence of a neoplasm following treatment. It arises from microscopic cells of the original neoplasm that have escaped therapeutic intervention and later become clinically visible at the original site.
A disease of cattle caused by bacteria of the genus BRUCELLA leading to abortion in late pregnancy. BRUCELLA ABORTUS is the primary infective agent.
Pathological conditions (Disorder, SYNDROME, or DISEASE) whose SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS manifest late in the life of an individual.
Surgery is a technology consisting of a physical intervention on tissues. All forms of surgery are considered invasive procedures; so-called "noninvasive surgery" usually refers to an excision that does not penetrate the structure being exci...