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I have hyperparathyroidism and osteoporosis. I am having

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I have hyperparathyroidism and osteoporosis. I am having involuntary muscle and whole body jerks like seizures. Calcium 9.8. And PSH. 141.6. I live in rural.Mississippi. I have been given an appointment for end of September with Endocrinologist. I have made contact with The Norman Parathyroid Center in Tampa Florida. What is your best recommendation as to best course of appears I need a Surgeon and the sooner the better.But first how can I know if I had damage from taking Lithium for a few years back 15 years ago. My Thyroid WAS damaged because of the Lithium and I now have nodules on my Thyroid again. Please advise. ***@******.***. Thanks so much.
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Endocrinology
Expert:  DocPhilMD replied 3 months ago.

Thanks for this question

you need your thyroid, magnesium and phosphorus checked right away

this can all get out of whack with hyperparathyroidism

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