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Disease Hypoparathyroidism

Name Hypoparathyroidism
Synonyms Hypoparathyroidism, Idiopathic | Idiopathic Hypoparathyroidism
Definition A condition caused by a deficiency of PARATHYROID HORMONE (or PTH). It is characterized by HYPOCALCEMIA and hyperphosphatemia. Hypocalcemia leads to TETANY. The acquired form is due to removal or injuries to the PARATHYROID GLANDS. The congenital form is due to mutations of genes, such as TBX1; (see DIGEORGE SYNDROME); CASR encoding CALCIUM-SENSING RECEPTOR; or PTH encoding parathyroid hormone.
Categories Endocrine system disease
MeSH® ID D007011
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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 Hypoparathyroidism Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Hypoparathyroidism Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
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  Barakat syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Dahlberg Borer Newcomer syndrome
  Hypercalciuric Hypocalcemia, Familial
  Hypoparathyroidism, Autosomal Recessive
  Hypoparathyroidism familial isolated Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Hypoparathyroidism-retardation-dysmorphism syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Hypoparathyroidism, X-Linked Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Parathyroid Glands, Agenesis Of