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Hypocalcemia, not Hypercalcemia.—In the discussion of the article, "Primary Diffuse Microscopical Hyperplasia of the Parathyroid Glands: Surgical Importance," published in the April Archives (111:348-354, 1976), an error appeared in the comments by Oliver Beahrs, MD (p 354).
The last sentence of the fourth paragraph should have read "Eight of 198 patients had temporary hypocalcemia; none had permanent hypocalcemia." The last sentence of the fifth paragraph should have read "Of these patients, 13% now have permanent hypocalcemia for which treatment is required."
CORRECTION. Arch Surg. 1976;111(11):1301. doi:10.1001/archsurg.1976.01360290135020
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