Medical and Surgical Treatment of Parathyroid Diseases

An Evidence-Based Approach

  • Brendan C. Stack, Jr.
  • Donald L. Bodenner

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xix
  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Adam P. Vasconcellos, Jennifer J. Shin
      Pages 3-9
    3. Andrew M. Hinson, Brendan C. Stack Jr.
      Pages 11-13
  3. Parathyroid Anatomy, Physiology, and Embryology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 15-15
    2. Andrew M. Hinson, Brendan C. Stack Jr.
      Pages 27-38
  4. Parathyroid Diseases

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 39-39
    2. Palak Choksi, Bradley R. Lawson
      Pages 69-80
    3. Robert W. Lash
      Pages 81-88
  5. Medical Therapy for Parathyroid Disease (Indications and Pharmacotherapy)

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 89-89
    2. Waleed A. Hashem, Christine J. Orr, Aliya A. Khan
      Pages 91-105
    3. Matthew A. Sharum, Andrew M. Hinson, Brendan C. Stack Jr.
      Pages 107-114
    4. Bart L. Clarke
      Pages 115-127
  6. Parathyroid Diagnostic Imaging

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 129-129
    2. Tracy L. Yarbrough, Twyla B. Bartel, Brendan C. Stack Jr.
      Pages 131-143
    3. Donald L. Bodenner
      Pages 145-150
    4. Ryan T. Fitzgerald
      Pages 151-159

About this book

Introduction

This text is an accessible and user-friendly guide, addressing the key points of parathyroid diseases. It presents a comprehensive treatment of parathyroid diseases as well as hundreds of high quality images and illustrations. Written and edited by respected leaders in the field of parathyroid diseases, this book aids in the comprehension of innovative concepts and focuses on the latest in clinical research and evidence based practices. Written for endocrine, head and neck, and general surgeons at various stages of experience, Medical and Surgical Treatment of Parathyroid Diseases includes chapters dedicated to parathyroid anatomy, physiology, and embryology, medical therapy for parathyroid disease (indications and pharmacotherapy), diagnostic imaging, surgical treatments, and special topics such as health services and healthcare economics related to parathyroid surgery.​

Keywords

head and neck surgery otolaryngology parathyroid disease hyperparathyroidism parathyroidectomy sestamibi scanning hypothalamic-pituitary-thyroid parathyroid surgery

Editors and affiliations

  • Brendan C. Stack, Jr.
    • 1
  • Donald L. Bodenner
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck SurgeryUniversity of Arkansas for Medical SciencesLittle RockUSA
  2. 2.Department of Geniatrics and Otolaryngology-Head and Neck SurgeryUniversity of Arkansas for Medical SciencesLittle RockUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-26794-4
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-26792-0
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-26794-4
  • About this book
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