Hypercalcemia

What is Hypercalcemia?

An abnormally high concentration of calcium compounds in the circulating blood; commonly used to indicate an elevated concentration of calcium ions in the blood.

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Does Hypercalcemia have any consequences when undergoing a General Anaesthetic?
Does Hypercalcemia have any consequences regarding wound healing? I...

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In general, primary hyperparathyroidism and hypercalcemia do not pose a direct threat during general anesthesia and in the context of wound healing...

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My last blood test reflected elevated calcium level. What causes this?

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Brief Answer:
Hyperparathyroidism is the commonest cause.

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Elevated calcium level is called as...

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sure...patient with pseudomonas in knee replacement, on cefepine, sudden obtundation, hypercalcemia to 13.4, hypokalemia to 3.1, hyperventilation...

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Welcome to HealthCareMagic.com I am Dr.J.Mariano Anto Bruno Mascarenhas. I have gone through your query with diligence and would like you to...

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