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Parathyroidectomy

Parathyroidectomy is the surgical removal of one or more parathyroid glands. This procedure is used to remove primary tumors or hyperplasia of the glands, especially when they produce excessive parathyroid hormone (PTH). It is performed under general anesthesia and associated with little pain.