Giant Parathyroid Adenoma

Authors

  • M Jayant Department of General Surgery, Government Medical College & Hospital, Chandigarh
  • R Kaushik Department of General Surgery, Government Medical College & Hospital, Chandigarh
  • S Kochar Department of General Surgery, Government Medical College & Hospital, Chandigarh
  • A K Attri Department of Radiodiagnosis, Government Medical College & Hospital, Chandigarh

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.3126/kumj.v9i1.6269

Keywords:

hyperparathyroidism, parathyroid adenoma

Abstract

Primary Hyperparathyroidism is most commonly caused by parathyroid adenoma. Parathyroid adenoma is generally suspected by certain symptoms and biochemical abnormalities. They rarely attain large size to be evident clinically. We report a rare case of giant parathyroid adenoma measuring 5x4x3cm and weighing 35 gm.

http://dx.doi.org/10.3126/kumj.v9i1.6269

Kathmandu Univ Med J 2011;9(1):77-9

 

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Published

2012-06-07

How to Cite

Jayant, M., Kaushik, R., Kochar, S., & Attri, A. K. (2012). Giant Parathyroid Adenoma. Kathmandu University Medical Journal, 9(1), 77–79. https://doi.org/10.3126/kumj.v9i1.6269

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