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PE01726: Primary Hyperparathyroidism

Health

Petitioner: Fiona Killen

Status:
Open

Closing Date for Online Petition: 01 August 2019

Calling on the Scottish Parliament to urge the Scottish Government to—

  • raise awareness, particularly amongst GPs and other medical practitioners, of the symptoms, diagnosis and effective treatment of Primary Hyperparathyroidism (PHPT) caused by adenoma;
  • provide access to minimally invasive surgery in Scotland for the treatment of this condition and;
  • provide funding for research into PHPT caused by adenoma.  

 

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Having spoken to someone who suffered frm this condition for a long time and who fought for treatment, it seems that raising awareness could alleviate a lot of suffering AND reduce costs in the long run.

Laura Irvine

15:51 on 25 Jun 2019

ITS GOOD TO SEE SOMEONE PETITION ABOUT THIS OFTEN OVERLOOKED CONDITION. I HAVE PERSONAL EXPERIENCE OF THIS AND AM STILL FIGHTING FOR PROPER TREATMENT DESPITE HAVING A 10MM ADENOMA

DONNA BROWN

10:23 on 20 Jun 2019

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