Primary Hyperparathyroidism Raises Fracture, CV Risk Primary Hyperparathyroidism Raises Fracture, CV Risk
Patients with untreated hyperparathyroidism are at increased risk for fractures, cardiovascular events, but the risks are reduced when treated with parathyroidectomy.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Psychiatry Headlines)
Source: Medscape Psychiatry Headlines - June 29, 2022 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

New Formula Gauges IV Calcium Need After Parathyroidectomy New Formula Gauges IV Calcium Need After Parathyroidectomy
A model using four measurable variables can guide calcium supplementation in patients with secondary hyperparathyroidism who have hypocalcemia after total parathyroidectomy.First Look (Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines - May 31, 2022 Category: Surgery Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Surgery Shows No Survival, Morbidity Benefit for Mild Hyperparathyroidism Surgery Shows No Survival, Morbidity Benefit for Mild Hyperparathyroidism
With more than 10 years of follow-up, a randomized trial shows nearly identical outcomes in most measures among patients with mild parathyroid tumors who did and did not receive parathyroidectomy.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines)
Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines - April 19, 2022 Category: Endocrinology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Parathyroidectomy No Better for Mild Primary Hyperparathyroidism
MONDAY, April 18, 2022 -- For patients with mild primary hyperparathyroidism (PHPT), outcomes at 10 years do not differ for parathyroidectomy (PTX) compared with observation without intervention (OBS), according to a study published online April 19... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - April 18, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Parathyroidectomy Associated With Lower Risk of Fractures in Older Adults
No abstract available (Source: Lippincott's Bone and Joint Newsletter)
Source: Lippincott's Bone and Joint Newsletter - March 22, 2022 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: CME Article Source Type: news

Support for Early Surgery in Older Adults With Primary Hyperparathyroidism Support for Early Surgery in Older Adults With Primary Hyperparathyroidism
Parathyroidectomy is associated with a lower risk of fracture compared with nonsurgical management among older adults with primary hyperparathyroidism, a new study indicates.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Orthopaedics Headlines)
Source: Medscape Orthopaedics Headlines - November 30, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Hyperparathyroidism in the Elderly Appears Undertreated Hyperparathyroidism in the Elderly Appears Undertreated
Fewer than a third of elderly Medicare beneficiaries who may benefit from parathyroidectomy because of primary hyperparathyroidism actually receive such treatment, according to a population-based cohort study.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines - January 15, 2021 Category: Surgery Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Parathyroidectomy Surgery
Title: Parathyroidectomy SurgeryCategory: Procedures and TestsCreated: 2/19/2004 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 12/30/2020 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Thyroid General)
Source: MedicineNet Thyroid General - December 30, 2020 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Parathyroidectomy in First Trimester of Pregnancy Parathyroidectomy in First Trimester of Pregnancy
When should parathyroidectomy be considered during pregnancy? Is it safe to perform during the first trimester?Journal of the Endocrine Society (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 8, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Journal Article Source Type: news

FDA grants de novo clearance to AI Biomed, FluoOptics parathyroid tissue detection devices
The FDA today granted de novo clearance to parathyroid tissue detection devices from both Fluoptics and AI Biomed. The systems are intended to provide the real-time location of parathyroid tissue during surgical procedures including thyroidectomy and parathyroidectomy, the federal watchdog said. FluOptics won approval for its Fluobeam 800 clinic imaging device which can be used as a companion to assist in locating parathyroid tissue during surgery, the FDA said. Parathyroid tissue emits a fluorescent glow when exposed to the Fluobeam’s light source, which eliminates the need for a contrast agent. The system previousl...
Source: Mass Device - November 6, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Imaging Regulatory/Compliance Surgical aibiomed Fluoptics Source Type: news

Parathyroidectomy No Better for Mild Primary Hyperparathyroidism
No reduction seen in mortality or key morbidities, including CV events, cerebrovascular events, cancer, peripheral fractures, kidney stones (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - October 12, 2017 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Nephrology, Oncology, Orthopedics, Surgery, Journal, Source Type: news

For Radioguided Parathyroidectomy, Biopsy at Least Half the Gland (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- In small study, accuracy fell to below 90% when less than 50% was used (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - March 30, 2017 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Parathyroidectomy
Title: ParathyroidectomyCategory: Procedures and TestsCreated: 2/19/2004 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 8/23/2016 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Thyroid General)
Source: MedicineNet Thyroid General - August 23, 2016 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Parathyroidectomy before kidney transplant may reduce complications
BALTIMORE – Performing a parathyroidectomy in kidney transplant patients before their transplant can reduce the risk of graft failure and provide other benefits, the findings of a retrospective study... (Source: Clinical Endocrinology News)
Source: Clinical Endocrinology News - May 2, 2016 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Surgery for PHPT improves sleep quality
BALTIMORE – Research into how primary hyperparathyroidism and parathyroidectomy affect sleep quality has been limited, but investigators at the Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, reported that... (Source: Family Practice News)
Source: Family Practice News - April 24, 2016 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news