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Is Hypoparathyroidism with low body temprature a life threatning condition?

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my significant other has been diagnosed with hypoparathyroidism and has been running a low temp of 95 deg. Is this life threatening?
Posted Mon, 24 Feb 2014 in Thyroid Problem and Hormonal Problems
Answered by Dr. Minal Mohit 1 hour later
Brief Answer: Restore the balance quickly. Detailed Answer: Dear sir, hypo parathyroidism is more common to cause gypocalcemia rather than hypothermia. still if there is low temp try to check thyroid as well. restore calcium and thyroid balance quickly. supplement vitamin D and keep her warm with room heaters or blankets meanwhile. Regards!
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