Parathyroid carcinoma versus parathyroid adenoma in patients with profound hypercalcaemia
Our findings in this case are similar to those reported by Spivak and colleagues' which showed that early diagnosis of hypercalcaemia
can prevent unnecessary and potentially harmful treatment with psychotropic medications (7).
3 The underlying cytokines respon- sible for osteolysis and hypercalcaemia
could not be investigated in our patient because of budget cons- traints.
, cardiac, neurological or ocular involvement not responsive to topical drops).
(nausea, vomiting, anorexia, constipation, polydipsia, polyuria, fatigue, confusion, impairment of cognitive functions, coma) requires immediate supportive therapy with 3-6 L/day intravenous saline and high doses of loop diuretics (80-100 mg/day) with frequent evaluations of serum electrolytes (32).
Pregnancy-associated osteoporosis with hypercalcaemia
Item Data Metabolic/endocrine disturbances ([dagger]) Anaemia 80 (25) Hypoxia 98 (31) Hyponatraemia 47 (15) Hypokalaemia 14 (4) Hypernatremia 17 (5) Hyperkalaemia 4 (1) Hypocalcaemia 11 (3) Hypercalcaemia
Prednisolone in the treatment of severe malignant hypercalcaemia
in metastatic breast cancer: a randomized study.
The Food Standards Agency (2003) states that excess vitamin D may result in hypercalcaemia
and hypercalciuria, resulting in the deposition of calcium in soft tissues, demineralisation of bone and 'irreversible renal and cardiac toxicity'.
Renal failure, hyperparathyroidism and hypercalcaemia
in a dog.
Coexistence of hypocalciuric hypercalcaemia
and interstitial lung disease in a family: a cross-sectional study.
and metabolic alkalosis with betel nut chewing: emphasis on its integrative pathophysiology.