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Have had a blood test. Calcium level is satisfactory, but

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Have had a blood test. Calcium level is satisfactory, but parathyroid glands are active. I have no symptoms. I am to see an endocrine specialist. What can I expect?
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Endocrinology
Expert:  Dr. David replied 3 years ago.
This is Dr. David

what is your parathyroid hormone level ?

if your parathyroid hormone levels are very very high, you might need a thyroid and parathyroid ultrasound to check for enlarged parathyroid gland

and you might even have to have part of your parathyroid gland removed.

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