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Back to Basics: Parathyroid Adenoma Disguising as ‘CRAB’

Published:November 24, 2020DOI:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjmed.2020.10.030
      A 66-year-old gentleman with no significant past medical history presented with functional decline over 2 years, with symptoms of generalized weakness, fatigue, and muscle aches. Previously ambulating independently, he gradually became bedbound and required assistance in daily activities. He also experienced unquantified weight loss, loss of appetite, and constipation.
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