Evaluation of left ventricular functions in patients with primary hyperparathyroidism: is there any effect of parathyroidectomy?

Kepez A., Yasar M., Sünbül M., Ileri C., Deyneli O., Mutlu B., ...More

WIENER KLINISCHE WOCHENSCHRIFT, vol.129, pp.329-336, 2017 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 129
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00508-017-1186-y
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.329-336
  • Keywords: Hyperparathyroidism, Left ventricular systolic function, Left ventricular diastolic function, Speckle tracking echocardiography, Parathyroidectomy, INTIMA-MEDIA THICKNESS, DIASTOLIC FUNCTION, CAROTID-ARTERY, HORMONE, ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY, DEATH, HEART, MASS
  • Marmara University Affiliated: Yes


Our aim was to evaluate left ventricular (LV) systolic and diastolic functions of primary hyperparathyroidism (pHPT) patients with detailed echocardiographic analysis and investigate the effect of parathyroidectomy on echocardiographic parameters.