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Bone mineral density 5 years after parathyroidectomy in hemodialysis patients with secondary hyperparathyroidism.

Authors
Type
Published Article
Journal
Clinical Nephrology
0301-0430
Publisher
Dustri-Verlag Dr. Karl Feistle
Publication Date
Volume
79
Issue
5
Pages
380–386
Identifiers
DOI: 10.5414/CN107661
PMID: 23557789
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

These findings indicate that maintaining iPTH at < 300 pg/ml for 5 years after PTx results in an increase of radial BMD in SHPT patients with preoperative BMD levels in the osteoporosis range (below -2.5 SD) according to the WHO, as well as stabilizing lumbar BMD.

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