• kidney
  • These long-awaited studies further clarify the signaling relationships between the parathyroid gland, kidney, and metabolic bone disease in patients with mutations in the gene encoding the CaSR, and they provide new insights into understanding the signaling pathways involving the CaSR in skeletal cells. (sciencemag.org)
  • Patients undergoing hemodialysis for end-stage kidney disease may develop aluminum deposits within the parathyroid glands leading to primary hypoparathyroidism. (medlexi.com)