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Table 1 Patients' characteristics of all 39 patients undergoing parathyroidal surgery are displayed.

From: Transient hyperthyroidism after surgery for secondary hyperparathyroidism: a common problem

N 39
Age[yr] 41.5 ± 13.2
Gender [m/f] 24/15
Dialysis [n] 39
Duration of Need of Dialysis [yr] 5.4 ± 3.7
Operation time [min.] 192 ± 81
iPTH preoperative [pmol/L] 140.1 ± 111.3
iPTH postoperative [pmol/L] 2.7 ±4.8
Ca2+ preoperative [mmol/L] 2.50 ± 0.23
Ca2+ postoperative [mmol/L] 1.92 ± 0.21
  1. Mean values and their standard deviation are given.
  2. Ca2+: calcium; iPTH: intact parathormone.