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Hypoparathyroidism

What is Hypoparathyroidism?

Hypoparathyroidism is a rare disorder in which your body secretes abnormally low levels of parathyroid hormone which plays a key role in regulating and maintaining a balance of your body's levels of calcium and phosphorus.

 

Hypoparathyroidism is a rare disorder in which your body secretes abnormally low levels of parathyroid hormone which plays a key role in regulating and maintaining a balance of your body's levels of calcium and phosphorus.
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So frustrated Created by racheldh
Last updated 28 Oct 2013, 02:23 AM

Posted by racheldh
28 Oct 2013, 02:23 AM

I am so frustrated with this disease. My husband’s calcium and magnesium is not controlled. He takes 22 pills just for this diagnosis and his levels are still not normal. The doctors just don’t seem to understand what he is going through. I feel no one understands what I am going through watching the love of my life not have the capability to have 1 normal day without symptoms of hypoparathyroidism.

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