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Manifestations of Hypercalcemia



- Cardiovascular:
      - dysrhythmia
      - EKG Changes
      - digoxin sensitivity
      - hypertension;

- Gastro Intestinal:
      - anorexia
      - nausea / vomiting;
      - constipation
      - abdominal pain,
      - pancreatitis

- Genito Urinary:
      - polyuria
      - polydipsia
      - nephrolithiasis;

- Neuro:
      - insomnia, delirium, dementia, pyschosis, lethargy, somnolence, coma;

- MSK:
      - muscle weakness
      - hyporeflexia
      - bone pain
      - fractures



Original Text by Clifford R. Wheeless, III, MD.

Last updated by Data Trace Staff on Tuesday, September 4, 2012 1:34 pm