Hyperphosphatemia

Sunday, April 3rd, 2011

Hyperphosphatemia (high level of phosphate in blood) is a condition, in which phosphate concentration in blood higher than 4.5 mg (milligram) per blood deciliter. Normal kidneys are so efficient at excess of phosphate excretion, that Hyperphosphatemia seldom happens except in individuals with severe dysfunction of the kidneys. For patients, who have kidney failure, Hyperphosphatemia is […]

Hypercalcemia

Friday, April 1st, 2011

Hypercalcemia (calcium high blood level) is a calcium high blood level concentration above 10.5mg (milligrams) per blood deciliter. Hypercalcemia may be resulted from either increased calcium intake or increased gastrointestinal¬† absorption. Individuals, who ingest large Calcium’ amounts and also use Calcium consisting antacids, may progress Hypercalcemia. Vitamin D overdose similarly may affect Calcium concentration in […]

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