Total Recovery from Monoclonal Gammopathy and Autoimmune Phenomena After Parathyroidectomy
Carlos A Cañas*, 1, Andrés F Echeverri1, Juan-Manuel Anaya2
Identifiers and Pagination:Year: 2012
First Page: 180
Last Page: 182
Publisher ID: TORJ-6-180
Article History:Received Date: 25/5/2012
Revision Received Date: 18/6/2012
Acceptance Date: 25/6/2012
Electronic publication date: 25/7/2012
Collection year: 2012
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Based on the observation of a patient with a causal relationship between hyperparathyroidism and development of both autoimmune disease and paraproteinemia, we hypothesize a novel cause of autoimmunity triggered in the context of hyperparathyroidism.