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Left ventricular structure and function in primary hyperparathyroidism before and after parathyroidectomy.

Authors
  • Näppi, S
  • Saha, H
  • Virtanen, V
  • Limnell, V
  • Sand, J
  • Salmi, J
  • Pasternack, A
Type
Published Article
Journal
Cardiology
Publication Date
Jan 01, 2000
Volume
93
Issue
4
Pages
229–233
Identifiers
PMID: 11025348
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

The present findings indicate that PHPT induces LV hypertrophy, slight impairment of LV systolic function and significant impairment of LV diastolic function, which are not substantially improved after TX and 2-3 months of normocalcemia.

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