Parathyroid tumors

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Parathyroid tumors are a rare disease of the canine parathyroid gland.

Types of parthyroid tumors include:

Paraneoplastic syndromes have been reported, including hypercalcemia[1] and hypocalcemia[2].


  1. Bergman PJ (2012) Paraneoplastic hypercalcemia. Top Companion Anim Med 27(4):156-158
  2. Sawyer ES et al (2012) Outcome of 19 dogs with parathyroid carcinoma after surgical excision. Vet Comp Oncol 10(1):57-64