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Comment & Response
December 2019

Diagnosis and Management of Hyperparathyroidism

Author Affiliations
  • 1Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Lubbock
  • 2Clinical Research Institute, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Lubbock
  • 3Clinical Research Institute, Department of Internal Medicine, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Lubbock
JAMA Intern Med. 2019;179(12):1732. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2019.5129

To the Editor Alore et al1 reported that veterans were underdiagnosed and undertreated for primary hyperparathyroidism (pHPT). This is a nice study, and the authors are to be commended for addressing an interesting issue. However, there are several caveats that need to be addressed prior to making definitive conclusions on the management of pHPT. We look forward to the authors comments on the following:

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