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ea0073aep121 | Calcium and Bone | ECE2021

The endocrine effects of lithium treatment. Report of a case

Ifigenia-Kostoglou Athanassiou , Giannopoulos Georgios , Athanassiou Lambros , Nomikos Alexandros , Fortis Athanasios , Kalogirou Thomais

Lithium is considered a mainstay treatment option for the management of bipolar affective disorder. However, lithium administration is characterized by endocrine effects. The aim was to present the case of a patient who was on treatment with lithium for many years for the management of bipolar affective disorder and presented with a large parathyroid adenoma causing clinical hyperparathyroidism with severe hypercalcemia who was successfully treated by surgical excision of the ...