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Primary Hyperparathyroidism Summary

Description: A condition of abnormally elevated output of PARATHYROID HORMONE due to parathyroid HYPERPLASIA or PARATHYROID NEOPLASMS. It is characterized by the combination of HYPERCALCEMIA, phosphaturia, elevated renal 1,25-DIHYDROXYVITAMIN D3 synthesis, and increased BONE RESORPTION.

Also Known As: Hyperparathyroidism, Primary; Hyperparathyroidisms, Primary; Primary Hyperparathyroidisms

Networked: 3073 relevant articles (125 outcomes, 312 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Primary Hyperparathyroidism

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Calcium : 18 outcomes 61 studies in 738 results : IBA
  2. Parathyroid Hormone (Parathormone) : 15 outcomes 69 studies in 772 results : IBA
  3. cinacalcet (Sensipar) : 9 outcomes 14 studies in 50 results : FDA 3
  4. Technetium Tc 99m Sestamibi (Cardiolite) : 5 outcomes 12 studies in 85 results : FDA 4 Generic
  5. Vitamin D : 4 outcomes 8 studies in 143 results : FDA 10 Generic
  6. Diphosphonates : 3 outcomes 2 studies in 24 results : IBA
  7. Sodium Pertechnetate Tc 99m (Pertechnetate) : 2 outcomes 5 studies in 24 results : FDA 3
  8. hydroxide ion : 2 outcomes 3 studies in 41 results : IBA
  9. 25-hydroxyvitamin D : 2 outcomes 3 studies in 29 results : IBA
  10. Hormones : 2 outcomes 2 studies in 41 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Primary Hyperparathyroidism

  1. Parathyroid Neoplasms (Parathyroid Neoplasm)
  2. Hypercalcemia (Milk Alkali Syndrome)
  3. Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 1 (MEN I)
  4. Neoplasms (Cancer)
  5. Osteoporosis
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Key Therapies for Primary Hyperparathyroidism

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  1. Parathyroidectomy : 61 outcomes 99 studies in 897 results
  2. Hormone Replacement Therapy (Therapy, Hormone Replacement) : 2 outcomes 1 study in 6 results
  3. Anesthesia : 2 outcomes in 12 results
  4. Sternotomy : 1 outcome 2 studies in 10 results
  5. Local Anesthesia : 1 outcome 1 study in 15 results
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