hypercalcaemic


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hypercalcaemic

(ˌhaɪpəkælˈsiːmɪk) or

hypercalcemic

adj
(Medicine) of or relating to hypercalcaemia
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38) The consensus presently is to assay for calcium 24 hours after TT, (37) with the recommendation that serum parathyroid hormone be obtained in hypercalcaemic patients to serve as a reference value to check parathyroid hormone function recovery during follow-up.
Three main variants of small cell carcinoma are seen: small cell carcinoma of hypercalcaemic type (SCCOHT), small cell carcinoma of pulmonary type (SCCOPT) and large cell variant of small cell carcinoma or non-small cell small cell carcinoma (NSCSCC).
Band keratopathy can occur from a variety of local and systemic causes (Table 2) but is commonly seen in chronic uveitis and hypercalcaemic states.
The hypercalcaemic state can cause a variety of symptoms including thirst, drowsiness, vomiting and ultimately death.
Both studies did, however, report more hypercalcaemic episodes in calcium carbonate-treated children.
Ventricular fibrillation in hypercalcaemic crisis due to primary hyperparathyroidism.
2001, "Parathyroid crisis in a 20 year old--An unusual cause of hypercalcaemic crisis," Journal of Postgrad Med J.