Parathyroid carcinoma in a child

Donald E. Meier, William H. Snyder, Bryan A. Dickson, Linda R. Margraf, Philip C. Guzzetta

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Parathyroid carcinoma is a rare cause of hypercalcemia in children but should be considered in a child presenting with an extremely elevated serum calcium level. The authors report the fifth case of parathyroid carcinoma in a child less than 16 years of age.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)606-608
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Pediatric Surgery
Issue number4
StatePublished - Apr 1999


  • Hypercalcemia
  • Parathyroid carcinoma

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health


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