Parathyroid carcinoma

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Parathyroid carcinoma

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The terms "Parathyroid carcinoma" returned 132 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Case of parathyroid carcinoma with a highly aggressive clinical course.
 

Author(s): Hiroko Mori, Yosuke Okada, Tadashi Arao, Yoshiya Tanaka

Journal: J. UOEH. 2014 Dec;36(4):243-9.

 

We describe a 59-year-old woman who presented with pathological osteoporosis, cerebral infarction, hypercalcemia, and markedly high parathyroid hormone levels. The diagnosis was primary hyperparathyroidism, and parathyroidectomy was performed. Histopathological examination showed ...

Last Updated: 16 Dec 2014

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Is central lymph node dissection necessary for parathyroid carcinoma?
 

Author(s): Kun-Tai Hsu, Rebecca S Sippel, Herbert Chen, David F Schneider

Journal: Surgery. 2014 Dec;156(6):1336-41; discussion 1341.

 

Parathyroid carcinoma is a rare cancer. Unlike other more common malignancies, the importance of lymph node (LN) status remains controversial. The purpose of this study was to determine the relative importance of LN metastases in disease-specific survival (DSS).

Last Updated: 3 Dec 2014

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Distant subcutaneous recurrence of a parathyroid carcinoma: abnormal uptakes in the (99m)Tc-sestamibi scan and (18)F-FDG PET/CT imaging.
 

Author(s): Sang Soo Kim, Yun Kyung Jeon, Soo Hyung Lee, Bo Hyun Kim, Seong Jang Kim, Yong Ki Kim, In Ju Kim

Journal: Korean J. Intern. Med.. 2014 May;29(3):383-7.

 

We report a rare case of distant subcutaneous parathyroid carcinoma recurrence. A 50-year-old woman was referred to our hospital because of sustained hypercalcemia despite surgical removal of a parathyroid carcinoma. A focal uptake in the upper mediastinal area was detected in a (99m)Tc-sestamibi ...

Last Updated: 22 May 2014

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The terms "Parathyroid carcinoma" returned 17 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Parathyroid carcinoma: case report.
 

Author(s): G Sturniolo, E Gagliano, A Tonante, F Taranto, E Papalia, R Cascio, C Damiano, F Vermiglio, G Sturniolo

Journal: G Chir. ;34(5-6):170-2.

 

The authors present a case of parathyroid carcinoma in a patient with primary hyperparathyroidism. Following a literature review, the clinical and diagnostic profile, treatment and prognosis of this rare disease are discussed.

Last Updated: 10 Jul 2013

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Humoral hypercalcemia associated with gastric carcinoma secreting parathyroid hormone: a case report and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Koji Nakajima, Masataka Tamai, Shinji Okaniwa, Yoshiyuki Nakamura, Mutsuhiro Kobayashi, Tomohiro Niwa, Naoto Horigome, Nobuo Ito, Satoru Suzuki, Shinichi Nishio, Mitsuhisa Komatsu

Journal: Endocr. J.. 2013 ;60(5):557-62.

 

Hypercalcemia with concomitant elevation of serum parathyroid hormone (PTH) and PTH-related protein (PTHrP) levels was found in a patient with advanced gastric carcinoma and multiple liver metastases. The most common features are hypercalcemia associated with hypersecretion of PTHrP ...

Last Updated: 3 Jun 2013

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Parathyroid carcinoma and oxyphil parathyroid adenoma: an uncommon case of misinterpretation in clinical practice.
 

Author(s): Márcio Garrison Dytz, Rodrigo Gomes Souza, Ana Paula Pires Lázaro, Manuel Domingos da Cruz Gonçalves, Ana Paula Aguiar Vidal, Patrícia de Fátima dos Santos Teixeira, Maria Lucia Fleiuss Farias

Journal: Endocr. J.. 2013 ;60(4):423-9.

 

A 46 year-old male presented with persistently high level of serum parathyroid hormone (PTH), despite successful resection of an oxyphilic cell parathyroid adenoma of the left lower gland. Renal function and serum calcium were normal, leading to vitamin D deficiency being considered. ...

Last Updated: 30 Apr 2013

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Effect of CTAP101 Capsules on Ca/iPTH in Advanced Breast/Prostate Cancer Patients Treated With Denosumab/Zoledronic Acid
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Breast Cancer; Prostate Cancer; Bone Neoplasms; Hypocalcemia; Hyperparathyroidism, Secondary

 

Last Updated: 12 Mar 2015

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