PARATHYROID ADENOMA- USG FEATURES OF PARATHYROID ADENOMA
Dr. Medha Kaith and *Dr. Rajesh Kumar
Hyperparathyroidism is excessive production of PTH. Autonomous hyper-secretion of PTH causes primary hyperparathyroidism.
Most common cause of primary hyperparathyroidism is parathyroid adenoma but can also be seen with parathyroid gland hyperplasia (15%–20%) and carcinoma (0.5%)
Primary hyperparathyroidism, which may be caused by adenoma or hyperplasia is treated with high degree of success.
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