Author Archives: Diana Campelo Delgado

Vitamin D May Reduce Rate of Hypoparathyroidism After Thyroid Surgery

Vitamin D supplementation before total thyroid removal may reduce the frequency of permanent hypoparathyroidism after surgery, a clinical study suggests. However, as the difference compared with placebo was not statistically significant, future studies with more patients, more regular follow-ups, and biochemical results are needed to better understand this interaction,…