Radio-iodine-induced hypoparathyroidism. A case report

I. Jialal, N. L. Pillay, A. C. Asmal

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A 46-year-old Black woman who was treated with 131I for hyperthyroidism subsequently developed hypoparathyroidism, a very rare complication. The clinical and biochemical findings are presented and the relevant literature is discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)939-940
Number of pages2
JournalSouth African Medical Journal
Issue number23
StatePublished - 1980
Externally publishedYes

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    Jialal, I., Pillay, N. L., & Asmal, A. C. (1980). Radio-iodine-induced hypoparathyroidism. A case report. South African Medical Journal, 58(23), 939-940.