Hyperparathyroidism | Questions to Ask Your Doctor

  • What is the likely cause of my hyperparathyroidism?
  • What are the results of my blood test(s)? What do these results mean?
  • What is the best treatment option? Will I need surgery?
  • What risks are associated with surgery?
  • Will I need to take medicine? For how long?
  • When can I expect relief from my symptoms?
  • Am I at risk for any long-term health problems?

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Reviewed/Updated: 03/14
Created: 09/00