Can hypoparathyroidism be prevented?
Hypoparathyroidism cannot be prevented, but your surgeon will do everything possible to limit the risk of damage to your parathyroid glands during neck surgery. Be watchful for the symptoms of hypoparathyroidism if you have recently had neck surgery and see your doctor if you experience any.
Author: Idan Ben-Barak
First answered: 13 Jul 2015
Last reviewed: 19 May 2018
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