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Primary hypoparathyroidism in dogs and cats: Physiology, clinical signs, and initial diagnostic tests
To understand this rare condition, you must be familiar with the physiology of calcium regulation. The net effect of a low PTH concentration is hypocalcemia, and the severity of the clinical signs and the timing of their onset are a reflection of the duration and magnitude of the hypocalcemia.


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