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Handbook of parathyroid diseases a case-based practical guide /

The Handbook of Parathyroid Diseases presents a comprehensive and concise overview of our current knowledge in the area of parathyroid function, hormone regulation and disease states. The Handbook educates the reader using a case-based approach presenting current evidence in the field. The material...

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Other Authors: Khan, Aliya A., Clark, Orlo H., SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: eBook
Language: English
Published: New York : Springer, [2012]
Physical Description: 1 online resource (xv, 280 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Table of Contents:
  • Preface
  • Foreward
  • Mechanisms Underlying Extracellular Calcium Homeostasis
  • Preoperative Parathyroid Imaging For the Endocrine Surgeon
  • Primary and secondary hyperparathyroidism Testing and Assays
  • Symptomatic Primary Hyperparathyroidism Medical therapy
  • Surgical Management of Primary Hyperparathyroidism
  • Primary Hyperparathyroidism
  • Asymptomatic Medical Management
  • Surgical Management of Asymptomatic Primary Hyperparathyroidism
  • Nonclassic, Extraskeletal Manifestations of Primary Hyperparathyroidism: A Brief Review and Possible Mechanisms
  • Secondary Hyperparathyroidism
  • Secondary Hyperparathyroidism - Surgical
  • Tertiary Hyperparathyroidism Part I: Pathogenesis, Clinical Features and Medical Management
  • Surgical Treatment Of Persistent Hyperparathyroidism After Renal Transplantation
  • Bone Density and Fracture Risk in Primary Hyperparathyroidism.-Genetic aspects of Hereditary Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hypoparathyroidism and Hypocalcemic states
  • Molecular Pathogenesis of Primary Hyperparathyroidism
  • Cost-effectiveness of Parathyroidectomy for Primary Hyperparathyroidism.