I'm 23, male. My endocrinologist told me I don't have primary hyperparathyroidism but rather I have secondary hyperparathyroidism because my calcium is falsely elevated in the blood reports due to elevated albumin.
These calcium levels are consistently high, accompanied by high or high normal PTH levels. Your phosphorus has been high or normal, which is not typical with primary hyperparathyroidism. The vitamin D level looks normal. Alkaline phosphatase levels have been high or normal. This is suspicious for primary hyperparathyroidism but as a young adult, calcium levels can normally run in the mid 10 range. Therefore a second opinion from an endocrinologist may be warranted.
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