Parathyroid gland

 

Chemical pathology

  • Serum calcium

  • Serum phosphatase

  • Serum alkaline phosphatase

  • Urinary calcium

  • Urinary phosphate

  • Urinary alkaline phosphatase

  • Phosphate clearance

  • Phosphate reabsorption test

  • Parathyroid hormone measured by immunoassay

  • Phosphate loading test

  • Calcium infusion test

  • Therapeutic trial with glucocorticosteroids

  • Therapeutic trial with thiazide diuretics

Imaging

  • Bone scanning -for metastases to bone

  • Parathyroid scanning

  • Arteriography

  • Ultrasound

  • CT scan

  • MRI scan

  • PET scan

 

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