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  • Condition: Postmenopausal Korean Women with Osteoporosis
  • Journal: Endocrinology and metabolism (Seoul, Korea)
  • Treatment Used: Romosozumab
  • Number of Patients: 67
  • Published —
This study evaluated the safety and effectiveness of a six-month treatment with romosozumab in Korean postmenopausal women with osteoporosis (bone thinning).
  • Condition: Retrosternal Goiters
  • Journal: Rozhledy v chirurgii : mesicnik Ceskoslovenske chirurgicke spolecnosti
  • Treatment Used: Sternotomy
  • Number of Patients: 202
  • Published —
The study researched the treatment of retrosternal goiters.
  • Condition: Men with Prostate Cancer and Bone Metastases
  • Journal: The Cochrane database of systematic reviews
  • Treatment Used: Bisphosphonates or RANK-Ligand-Inhibitors
  • Number of Patients: 0
  • Published —
To he goal of this meta- analysis was to assess the effects and safety of bisphosphonates and RANKL-inhibitors as supportive treatment for prostate cancer patients with bone metastases.
  • Condition: Hemodialysis Patients with Severe Secondary Hyperparathyroidism
  • Journal: Giornale italiano di nefrologia : organo ufficiale della Societa italiana di nefrologia
  • Treatment Used: Etelcalcetide
  • Number of Patients: 24
  • Published —
The study researched the outcomes of etelcalcetide in treating hemodialysis patients with severe secondary hyperparathyroidism.
  • Condition: Secondary and Tertiary Hyperparathyroidism
  • Journal: Revista medica del Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social
  • Treatment Used: Parathyroidectomy
  • Number of Patients: 27
  • Published —
The purpose of the study was to describe the long-term effectiveness of parathyroidectomy in secondary or tertiary hyperparathyroidism.
  • Condition: Patients with Chronic Liver Disease with Osteoporosis
  • Journal: World journal of gastroenterology
  • Treatment Used: Denosumab
  • Number of Patients: 60
  • Published —
This study investigated the safety and effects of denosumab in patients with chronic liver disease (CLD) with osteoporosis.
  • Condition: Hyperparathyroidism
  • Journal: BMC nephrology
  • Treatment Used: Cinacalcet
  • Number of Patients: 0
  • Published —
In this study, researchers evaluated the outcomes of using cinacalcet for the treatment of hyperparathyroidism due to chronic kidney disease or end-stage renal disease.
  • Condition: Secondary Hyperparathyroidism (SHPT)
  • Journal: International journal of hyperthermia : the official journal of European Society for Hyperthermic Oncology, North American Hyperthermia Group
  • Treatment Used: Ultrasound-Guided Microwave Ablation (MWA) vs Total Parathyroidectomy (TPTX)
  • Number of Patients: 286
  • Published —
This study compared postoperative (after surgery) hypocalcemia (low calcium) between ultrasound-guided microwave ablation (application of electromagnetic waves to treat solid tumors; MWA) and total parathyroidectomy (surgery to remove all of the thyroid gland; TPTX) for secondary hyperparathyroidism (excessive secretion of parathyroid hormone by the parathyroid glands in response to hypocalcemia; SHPT).
  • Condition: Neuromuscular Tetanic Hyperexcitability Syndrome associated with Kv1.1 N255D Mutation
  • Journal: Acta myologica : myopathies and cardiomyopathies : official journal of the Mediterranean Society of Myology
  • Treatment Used: Calcium and Magnesium Supplementation
  • Number of Patients: 1
  • Published —
This case report describes a patient with neuromuscular tetanic hyperexcitability syndrome that was associated with a Kv1.1 N255D mutation.
  • Condition: Papillary Thyroid Cancer
  • Journal: Surgical laparoscopy, endoscopy & percutaneous techniques
  • Treatment Used: Carbon Nanoparticles in Endoscopic Lymph Node Dissection via the Bilateral Areola Approach
  • Number of Patients: 302
  • Published —
This study tested the safety and efficacy of using carbon nanoparticles in endoscopic lymph node dissection via the bilateral areola approach to treat patients with papillary thyroid cancer.
  • Condition: Hypocalcemia and Hypoparathyroidism after Parathyroidectomy
  • Journal: Scientific reports
  • Treatment Used: Vitamin D
  • Number of Patients: 180
  • Published —
The goal of this study was to determine the effect of vitamin D deficiency on the development of hypocalcemia and hypoparathyroidism following parathyroidectomy.
  • Condition: Pediatric Renal Transplantation
  • Journal: Pediatric nephrology (Berlin, Germany)
  • Treatment Used: Cinacalcet
  • Number of Patients: 20
  • Published —
The study researched the safety and effectiveness of cinacalcet after pediatric renal transplantation.
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