Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research, ISSN - 0973 - 709X

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Table of Contents - Year : 2016 | Month : April | Volume : 10 | Issue : 4 | Page : ED21 - ED22

Parathyroid Adenoma Associated with Granulomatous Inflammation: A Curious Cause of Hypercalcaemia ED21-ED22

Hena Paul Singh, Vikram Narang, Neena Sood, Harpreet Puri

Dr. Vikram Narang,
Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology, DMCH, Ludhiana, Punjab, India.

Primary Hyperparathyroidism (PHPT) due to solitary parathyroid adenoma followed by parathyroid hyperplasia and carcinoma are the most frequent cause of hypercalcaemia. The most common granulomatous disorders causing hypercalcaemia are sarcoidosis and tuberculosis. We have reported a case where unexplained granulomas were seen along with parathyroid adenoma.