Hyperparathyroidism

Last updated: Monday, 13, December, 2010
CausesAppropriate Tests
Calcium – plasma or serum, (if indicated - ionised calcium) phosphate – plasma or serum, albumin – plasma or serum, parathyroid hormone, calcium – urine.

Parathyroid tumours/hyperplasia including

Tertiary hyperparathyroidism, including

  • Chronic renal failure

 

See Renal failure-chronic

Secondary hyperparathyroidism, including

  • Chronic renal failure
  • Vitamin D deficiency

 


See Renal failure-chronic
See under Osteomalacia