Degree of hypercalcemia correlates with parathyroidectomy but not with symptoms.


NorthShore University HealthSystem, Department of Surgery, 2650 Ridge Avenue, Walgreen Suite 2507, Evanston, IL 60201, USA. Electronic address: [Email]


Primary hyperparathyroidism (HPT) is an undertreated disease. This study's purpose is to determine if the calcium levels correlate with prevalence of symptoms and surgical treatment in patients with primary HPT.