Bone thinning (osteoporosis) - Tracy

Side Effects Associated with Thyroid Cancer. Posted on November 3, 2012 View this journey (15 Experiences)

I had a Hyper Parathyroid in 2009 which is a side affect of the amount of treatment and surgery around my neck. This had to have been going on for several years before it was found. Hyper parathyroid takes the calcium from your bones and basses it through your kidneys. I now have osteoporosis and a kidney stone left over from this - we watch my calcium levels, if my calcium is low I get muscle spasms. This is a problem that those of use with neck treatment need to look into - it was my "something is not right" conversation. I had a doctor who listened and sent me to a specialist who listened

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