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ChicagoENT is Shedding Light to Parathyroid Disorders

January is American Thyroid Awareness Month

Parathyroid glands are four pea-sized organs located in the neck near the thyroid gland. The parathyroid glands are responsible for producing PTH (parathyroid hormone). PTH helps the body utilize, keep and store calcium in the blood at normal levels. If the calcium levels in your body drop too low, your parathyroid glands secrete PTH. Continue reading ChicagoENT is Shedding Light to Parathyroid Disorders