Chapter 67. Chapter 67. Non-Parathyroid Hypercalcemia

  1. ASBMR
  1. Mara J. Horwitz,
  2. Steven P. Hodak and
  3. Andrew F. Stewart

Published Online: 23 DEC 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470623992.ch67

Primer on the Metabolic Bone Diseases and Disorders of Mineral Metabolism

Primer on the Metabolic Bone Diseases and Disorders of Mineral Metabolism

How to Cite

ASBMR (2009) Chapter 67. Non-Parathyroid Hypercalcemia, in Primer on the Metabolic Bone Diseases and Disorders of Mineral Metabolism, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470623992.ch67

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 DEC 2009
  2. Published Print: 18 NOV 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780977888214

Online ISBN: 9780470623992

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Keywords:

  • hypercalcemia;
  • cancer;
  • medications;
  • granulomatous disease;
  • hyperthyroidism;
  • vitamin D toxicity;
  • milk-alkali syndrome;
  • humoral hypercalcemia of malignancy;
  • osteolytic hypercalcimia;
  • immobilization

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Pathophysiology of Hypercalcemia

  • Clinical Signs and Symptoms of Hypercalcemia

  • Disorders that Lead to Hypercalcemia

  • Management

  • Acknowledgments

  • Suggested Reading