Summary of Hyperparathyroidism
Flashcards on Hyperparathyroidism
In hyperparathyroidism, excess makes neurons less excitable, which leads to slower muscle contractions, and diminishes neuron firing in the central nervous system.
Questions on Hyperparathyroidism
A 74-year-old woman comes to the emergency department because of altered mental status. Her past medical history includes uncontrolled hypertension and type 2 diabetes mellitus. Her last recorded glomerular filtration rate is 30 mL/min. A radiograph of the patient’s hands shows:
Routine blood work is performed. Which of the following series of findings is most likely for this patient?