Preoperative parathyroid hormone levels are correlated with parathyroid adenoma volume and bone mineral density but not serum calcium levels.

Kiyici S., Cander S., Gul O. O., Sigirli D., Unal O. K., Duran C., ...More

Minerva endocrinologica, vol.36, no.2, pp.123-8, 2011 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 36 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Journal Name: Minerva endocrinologica
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.123-8
  • Bursa Uludag University Affiliated: Yes


Aim. The aim of this study was to determine the relationship between biochemical parameters, parathyroid adenoma volume, and bone mineral density with respect to intact parathyroid hormone (iPTH) levels in patients with primary hyperparathyroidism.