Vol. 31 (4) 2010 Neuro endocrinology letters

Parathyroid adenoma presenting as tetraparesia.

OBJECTIVE: Parathyroid adenomas (PA) are benign tumors. We report an unusual case of delayed diagnosis of a PA and concomitant Vitamin D deficiency presenting as tetraparesia.

METHODS: A 30-year-woman was admitted to our clinic with an inability to walk. Our examination revealed tetraparesia and common, severe mu.....