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I am trying to learn as much as I can about this. My bloodwork is pointing to this
I also have “mild” Primary Hyperparathyroidism. There are other types of hyperparathyroidism , one being secondary hyperparathyroidism.
Once diagnosed with hyperparathyroidism the 1st thing that is done is more testing to determine if there is a 2ndary cause for hyperparathyroidism – one being low vit d..
Hyperparathyroidism is indicated when the parathyroids are overactive, producing too much parathyroid hormone
There is also a normocalcemic variety of hyperparathyroidism, where calcium levels stay in a somewhat normal range.
The blood tests most often used to diagnose Parathyroid disease include tests conducted simultaneously ( all at same blood draw ) for calcium, vitamin D, parathyroid hormone (PTH), and sometimes magnesium and phosphorus levels.
It would be a little more helpful to distinguish primary or secondary if your labs were included in post
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