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ea0063gp18 | Calcium and Bone 1 | ECE2019

Calcium to Phosphorus (Ca/P) ratio as an accurate index for the diagnosis of primary hyperparathyroidism (PHPT) and hypoparathyroidism (HypoPT)

Vincentis Sara De , Repaci Andrea , Altieri Paola , Kara Elda , Vescini Fabio , Amadori Pierluigi , Balestrieri Antonio , Rochira Vincenzo , Madeo Bruno

Background: The diagnosis of PHPT and chronic HypoPT is still challenging, mainly due to the wide spectrum of clinical and biochemical presentation and the lack of validated diagnostic index in literature. The serum Ca/P ratio has been proposed as an accurate tool to diagnose PHPT in a small sample of patients, while no data is available about its possible application for HypoPT.Aim: To validate the serum Ca/P ratio as a diagnostic index for PHPT and to ...