Endocrinology Quiz #20: Parathyroid Diseases

1. A 49-year-old woman presents with complaints of fatigue, depression, and bone pain. Blood tests reveal elevated calcium levels, low phosphorus levels, and high parathyroid hormone (PTH) levels. Which of the following is the most likely diagnosis? 

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2. A 35-year-old man with chronic kidney disease presents with generalized weakness and bone pain. Laboratory tests show low calcium levels, elevated phosphorus levels, and high PTH levels. Which of the following is the most likely diagnosis? 

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3. A patient who underwent thyroidectomy for thyroid cancer presents with tingling sensations around the mouth and in the fingertips. Laboratory tests reveal a decreased serum calcium level. Which of the following is the most likely cause of these symptoms? 

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4. A 60-year-old woman with a history of parathyroidectomy for primary hyperparathyroidism develops symptoms of chronic renal failure. Laboratory tests now show elevated calcium and PTH levels. Which of the following is the most likely diagnosis? 

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5. A 28-year-old woman presents with recurrent kidney stones and psychiatric disturbances. Blood tests reveal elevated serum calcium, low phosphorus, and high PTH levels. Which of the following imaging studies is most appropriate to confirm the diagnosis? 

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