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Postoperative Hyperthyroidism

2014-08-27 03:14:53 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the frequency and the clinical course of postoperative hyperthyroidism following surgery of tertiary hyperparathyroidism (THP) and to determine the diagnostic value of thyroglobulin in this setting.

Study Design

Observational Model: Case Control, Time Perspective: Prospective

Conditions

Hyperthyroidism

Intervention

No intervention performed

Location

University Hospital Heidelberg
Heidelberg
Germany
69120

Status

Completed

Source

University of Heidelberg

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:14:53-0400

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