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Case of the Day
Contributed by Dr Hemilianna Hadassa Silva Matozinho
Secondary hyperparathyroidism is a quite common complex alteration in bone and mineral metabolism that occurs as a direct result of chronic kidney disease. The patient presented in this case has stage 5 chronic kidney disease and has been undergoing hemodialysis therapy for almost a year. Secondary hyperparathyroidism was suspected due…
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