TITLE

Clear parathyroid cysts and hyperparathyroidism

AUTHOR(S)
Van Fossen, Victoria L.; Edis, Anthony J.
PUB. DATE
December 1998
SOURCE
American Surgeon;Dec1998, Vol. 64 Issue 12, p1226
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the distinction between clear parathyroid cysts and degenerative cystic parathyroid adenomas. Association of cystic parathyroid tumors with hyperthyroidism; Evidences of embryologic derivation of clear parathyroid cysts; Cases presenting a relation between clear parathyroid cysts and hyperparathyroidism.
ACCESSION #
1348739

 

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