hypercalcemic


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hypercalcemic

pertaining to hypercalcemia.

hypercalcemic nephropathy
continuous high blood levels of calcium reduce renal efficiency and may cause mineralization of tubules and then glomeruli.
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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 Type.
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.
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.
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 disorders.