Hypocalcaemia

What is Hypocalcaemia?

When serum calcium levels are lower than normal ( 8.5mg/dl), the condition is called Hypocalcaemia. Causes are vitamin D deficiency, hypoparathyroidism and chronic renal failure. Symptoms are tetany, muscle spasms, paresthesias, seizures and cardiac dysrhythmias.

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Why does it feel like my organs spasm

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Sedentary life style, hypocalcaemia. Diet, exercis

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Last Sunday for a short period of time had a very low body temp suddenly my throat felt like it was closing up and both of my arms from below my...

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is there a solution to bad side-effects for fosamax ?

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I have high PTH levels 2 readings 116 and 106 4 months apart, but normal calcium 8.9-9.6 and Vitamin D levels (40-46). My renal function is...

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is there a solution to bad side-effects for fosamax ?

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Yes I just had a ecg or ekg done in my medical assistant class an it said rapid sinus rhythm. Slight mid and left precordial repolarization...

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I have a high calcium level in my blood work and have had low vitamin D pth levels are normal range and my liver enzymes came back high and the...

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hello, i am hypocalcemic due to removal of parathyroid glands. normally my level is controlled very well. i am 26 weeks pregnant and for the last...

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