Clin Surg | Volume 2, Issue 1 | Case Report | Open Access

A Rare Presentation: Parathyromatosis

Orhan Yalcin1, Semra Gunay1, Arzu Akan1*, Caglar Cakir2, Mine Adas3 and Tamer Ozulker4

1Department of Breast Endocrine Surgery, Okmeydani Training and Research Hospital, Turkey
2Department of Pathology, Okmeydani Training and Research Hospital, Turkey
3Department of Endocrinology, Okmeydani Training and Research Hospital, Turkey
4Department of Nuclear Medicine, Okmeydani Training and Research Hospital, Turkey

*Correspondance to: Arzu Akan 

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Abstract

Parathyromatosis is a rare condition which occurs after parathyroidectomy and it is a situation that is difficult to diagnose and treat in hyperparathyroidism. Parathyromatosis would result from seeding after the fracture of the parathyroid gland capsule during parathyroid surgery as well as there are some other etiological factors either. We here aimed to mention about etiology, diagnosis and treatment options of parathyromatosis with presented our case.

Citation:

Yalcin O, Gunay S, Akan A, Cakir C, Adas M, Ozulker T. A Rare Presentation: Parathyromatosis. Clin Surg. 2017; 2: 1540.

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