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Disease Hyperparathyroidism, Secondary

Name Hyperparathyroidism, Secondary
Synonyms Hyperparathyroidisms, Secondary | Secondary Hyperparathyroidism | Secondary Hyperparathyroidisms
Definition Abnormally elevated PARATHYROID HORMONE secretion as a response to HYPOCALCEMIA. It is caused by chronic KIDNEY FAILURE or other abnormalities in the controls of bone and mineral metabolism, leading to various BONE DISEASES, such as RENAL OSTEODYSTROPHY.
Categories Endocrine system disease
MeSH® ID D006962
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DiseasesEndocrine System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Parathyroid Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Hyperparathyroidism Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Hyperparathyroidism, Secondary Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Hyperparathyroidism, Secondary Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Renal Osteodystrophy Has associated chemicals Has associated genes