Clinical course after parathyroidectomy in adults with end-stage renal disease on maintenance dialysis.
Clin Kidney J 2018 Apr 17;11(2):265-269. Epub 2017 Aug 17.
Department of Nephrology, Serdang Hospital, Malaysia.
Background: Parathyroidectomy (PTX) is done in cases of secondary hyperparathyroidism from chronic kidney disease to improve renal osteodystrophy. Despite this widespread practice, clinical outcomes regarding the benefits of this procedure are still lacking. Most studies in the literature have opted to report the laboratory outcome instead. Read More