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Secondary Hyperparathyroidism

Abnormally elevated PARATHYROID HORMONE secretion as a response to HYPOCALCEMIA. It is caused by chronic KIDNEY FAILURE or other abnormalities in the controls of bone and mineral metabolism, leading to various BONE DISEASES, such as RENAL OSTEODYSTROPHY.
Also Known As:
Hyperparathyroidism, Secondary; Hyperparathyroidisms, Secondary; Secondary Hyperparathyroidisms
Networked: 3436 relevant articles (243 outcomes, 391 trials/studies)

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Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Kidney Diseases (Kidney Disease)
2. Chronic Kidney Failure (Chronic Renal Failure)
3. Renal Insufficiency (Renal Failure)
4. Hypercalcemia (Milk Alkali Syndrome)
5. Hyperphosphatemia

Experts

1. Fukagawa, Masafumi: 61 articles (12/2015 - 01/2002)
2. Cozzolino, Mario: 37 articles (06/2015 - 09/2002)
3. Akizawa, Tadao: 36 articles (12/2015 - 01/2002)
4. Goodman, William G: 26 articles (09/2015 - 02/2002)
5. Komaba, Hirotaka: 26 articles (08/2015 - 01/2008)
6. Slatopolsky, Eduardo: 24 articles (04/2011 - 01/2002)
7. Drüeke, Tilman B: 22 articles (07/2015 - 01/2002)
8. Tominaga, Yoshihiro: 22 articles (07/2015 - 06/2003)
9. Brancaccio, Diego: 21 articles (01/2012 - 11/2002)
10. Chertow, Glenn M: 19 articles (12/2015 - 08/2002)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Secondary Hyperparathyroidism:
1. Calcitriol (Calcijex)FDA LinkGeneric
2. Vitamin DFDA LinkGeneric
3. cinacalcet (Sensipar)FDA Link
4. CalciumIBA
5. Parathyroid Hormone (Parathormone)IBA
6. hydroxide ionIBA
7. paricalcitol (Zemplar)FDA Link
8. PhosphorusIBA
9. 1-hydroxycholecalciferol (alfacalcidol)IBA
10. maxacalcitolIBA

Therapies and Procedures

1. Renal Dialysis (Hemodialysis)
2. Parathyroidectomy
3. Continuous Ambulatory Peritoneal Dialysis (CAPD)
4. Transplants (Transplant)
5. Transplantation (Transplant Recipients)