Parathyroid disorders

Hyung Sun Choi, Vesela Kovacheva

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter


Plasma calcium exists in three forms: • 50% protein, mostly albumin bound • 45% free, ionized • 5% phosphate, citrate bound.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationEssential Clinical Anesthesia Review
Subtitle of host publicationKeywords, Questions and Answers for the Boards
PublisherCambridge University Press
Number of pages3
ISBN (Electronic)9781139584005
ISBN (Print)9781107681309
StatePublished - Jan 1 2015
Externally publishedYes


  • Hyperparathyroidism: Anesthetic implications
  • Hyperparathyroidism: Physiological effects
  • Hypoparathyroidism: Postoperative manifestations and treatment
  • PTH effects: Calcium and phosphate

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Medicine


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