Normocalcemic versus Hypercalcemic
Primary Hyperparathyroidism: More Stone than Bone?
In our case the hypercalcemic
symptoms dominated, but were not initially investigated.
Small cell carcinoma of the ovary, hypercalcemic
type (SCCOHT) is exceedingly rare tumor with very aggressive behavior and strikingly poor prognosis.
Primary hyperparathyroidism and malignancy account for 80%-90% of all hypercalcemic
patients, with the prior comprising the majority of the hypercalcemic
ambulatory population and the latter accounting for up to 65% of hypercalcemic
hospitalized patients (3).
Granulosa Cell Tumor Versus Small Cell Carcinoma of Hypercalcemic
The findings revealed a "genetic superhighway" mutation in a gene found in the overwhelming majority of patients with small cell carcinoma of the ovary, hypercalcemic
type, also known as SCCOHT.
I [1,2] Hypercalcemic
crisis is a state concerning the decompasation of hypercalcemia associated with life threatening disturbances in cerebral, gastrointestinal, cardiac, and renal functions.
3 mg/dl, she was considered to be severely hypercalcemic
1) When attempting to differentiate between malignant and benign hyperparathyroidism, there are certain qualities (extreme hypercalcemia, immature age, male sex, hypercalcemic
crisis, both bone and renal involvement, and palpable mass) that should elevate the level of suspicion for malignancy.
Prolactin has been considered as hypercalcemic
factor in teleosts (FARGHER; McKEOWN, 1989; FLIK et al.
Half of the hypercalcemic
patients were referred after a single spuriously elevated calcium level, only to have their calcium drop to normal levels after follow-up, he said.
Kidney stones as a manifestation of hypercalcemic