What causes hyperparathyroidism?
The most common cause of hyperparathyroidism is a benign (non-cancerous) tumor called an adenoma. Ademonas can affect one or more parathyroid glands, causing the glands to secrete too much parathyroid hormone.
Author: Idan Ben-Barak
First answered: 14 Jul 2015
Last reviewed: 19 May 2018
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