hrp0086p2-p174 | Bone & Mineral Metabolism P2 | ESPE2016
, Ozcan Nurhan
, Ozen Samim
, Goksen Damla
Background: Hypoparathyroidism is a rare disease characterized by inadequate parathyroid hormone (PTH), resulting in hypocalcemia and hyperphosphatemia. Hypoparathyroidism can be transient, inherited, or acquired, and is caused by inability to synthesize or secrete PTH, abnormal parathyroid gland development, destruction of parathyroid tissue, or peripheral resistance to PTH.Methods: Medical records from 20 children and adolescents diagnosed with hypopar...