Treatment Search

Overview

Hyperparathyroidism occurs when the parathyroid glands make too much parathyroid hormone (PTH). The parathyroid glands are four pea-sized endocrine glands located in your neck, near or attached to the back of your thyroid. Endocrine glands are gla[read article]

Tests for Hyperparathyroidism

1.
Parathyroid hormone (PTH), also known as parathormone, is a hormone released by the parathyroid glands. The four parathyroid glands are located in your neck, next t...  More
2.
Calcium is an essential mineral your body needs to build strong bones and teeth. It also helps nerves fire and transmit information correctly and plays a vital role...  More
3.
A physical examination is a routine test your doctor performs to check your overall health. It is also known as a wellness check. A physical examination helps your ...  More
4.
A urine calcium test is done to measure how much calcium is passed out of the body through urine. The test is also known as the urinary Ca+2 test. Calcium is the mo...  More
5.
Calcium is an important mineral that is used in many ways in your body. It increases the strength of your bones and teeth and helps your muscles and nerves function...  More
6.
Plasma PTH Related Peptide Test
Top

Surgical Procedures for Hyperparathyroidism

1.
There are four parathyroid glands: two on each side of the neck, behind the thyroid gland. The parathyroid glands regulate the amount of calcium in the blood. ...  More
Top

Prescribed Medications for Hyperparathyroidism

1.
CINACALCET (sin a CAL set) is used to treat patients with chronic kidney disease who are on dialysis. It is also used to treat patients with cancer of the parathyro...  More
2.
FUROSEMIDE (fyoor OH se mide) is a diuretic. It helps you make more urine and to lose salt and excess water from your body. This medicine is used to treat high bloo...  More
3.
ERGOCALCIFEROL (er goe kal SIF e role) is a man made form of vitamin D. It helps your body keep the right amount of calcium and phosphorus for healthy bones and tee...  More
Top

Over the Counter Medications for Hyperparathyroidism

1.
ERGOCALCIFEROL (er goe kal SIF e role) is a man made form of vitamin D. It helps your body keep the right amount of calcium and phosphorus for healthy bones and tee...  More
Top

Herbs and Supplements for Hyperparathyroidism What's this?

1.
Phosphorus is a mineral found in many foods, such as milk, cheese, dried beans, peas, colas, nuts, and peanut butter. Phosphate is the most common form of phosphoru...  More
Efficacy Grade C
2.
The Romans used lime (calcium oxide), clacked lime (calcium hydroxide), and hydraulic cement in construction works. Calcium (Latin calx , meaning lime) was first is...  More
Efficacy Grade C
3.
The Romans used lime (calcium oxide), clacked lime (calcium hydroxide), and hydraulic cement in construction works. Calcium (Latin calx , meaning lime) was first is...  More
Efficacy Grade C
Top
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement