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Causes of Hypocalcemia

Causes of Hypocalcemia

Hypocalcemia has many potential causes, such as a chronic illness (e.g. cirrhosis), burns, sepsis, malignancy, acute pancreatitis, injury to the parathyroid gland during surgery, and certain genetic diseases that lead to parathyroid hormone deficiency.

List of causes of Hypocalcemia

Following is a list of causes or underlying conditions (see also Misdiagnosis of underlying causes of Hypocalcemia) that could possibly cause Hypocalcemia includes:

More causes:see full list of causes for Hypocalcemia

Hypocalcemia: Related Medical Conditions

To research the causes of Hypocalcemia, consider researching the causes of these these diseases that may be similar, or associated with Hypocalcemia:

Hypocalcemia: Causes and Types

Causes of Broader Categories of Hypocalcemia: Review the causal information about the various more general categories of medical conditions:

Hypocalcemia as a complication of other conditions:

Other conditions that might have Hypocalcemia as a complication may, potentially, be an underlying cause of Hypocalcemia. Our database lists the following as having Hypocalcemia as a complication of that condition:

Hypocalcemia as a symptom:

Conditions listing Hypocalcemia as a symptom may also be potential underlying causes of Hypocalcemia. Our database lists the following as having Hypocalcemia as a symptom of that condition:

Medications or substances causing Hypocalcemia:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Hypocalcemia as a symptom. This list is incomplete and various other drugs or substances may cause your symptoms. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

  • Sodium clodronate
  • Bonefos
  • Disodium etidronate
  • Didronel
  • Didrocal
  • more drugs...»

Related information on causes of Hypocalcemia:

As with all medical conditions, there may be many causal factors. Further relevant information on causes of Hypocalcemia may be found in:


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