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Parathyroid glands (drawing)

Drawing of the parathyroid glands by Herbert M Evans, working with American surgeon William Stewart Halsted (1852-1922). Evans careful drawing of the parathyroid glands was subsequently used in a later edition (1918) of Anatomy of the Human Body (1858) by English anatomist and surgeon Henry Gray (1827-1861). (Public domain.)

Associated Disorders

  • Acute and chronic renal failure
  • Endocrine disorders
  • Familial hypocalciuric hypercalcemia
  • Granulomatous disorders
  • Infantile hypercalcemia (Williams syndrome)
  • Malignancy
  • Milk-alkali syndrome
  • Primary hyperparathyroidism