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Low blood calcium: Introduction

Low blood calcium: Abnormally low levels of calcium in the blood. See detailed information below for a list of 36 causes of Low blood calcium, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Low blood calcium:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Low blood calcium. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Causes of Types of Low blood calcium:

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Low blood calcium: Symptom Checker

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Low blood calcium Treatments

Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Low blood calcium may include:

  • Calcium supplements
  • Vitamin D
  • Intravenous calcium salts - in severe cases
  • Magnesium - possibly used if condition is caused by magnesium deficiency
  • Vitamin D - if due to hypoparathyroidism
  • Calcitriol - used mainly in patients with hyperparathyroidism and hypoparathyrodism and hypoparathyrodism
  • Calcijex - used mainly in patients with hyperparathyroidism and hypoparathyrodism and hypoparathyrodism
  • Rocatrol - used mainly in patients with hyperparathyroidism and hypoparathyrodism and hypoparathyrodism
  • more treatments...»

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Stories from Users for Low blood calcium

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Medications or substances causing Low blood calcium:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Low blood calcium as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

Low blood calcium: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Low blood calcium

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Low blood calcium: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Low blood calcium

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Detailed list of causes of Low blood calcium

The list below shows some of the causes of Low blood calcium mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Low blood calcium?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Low blood calcium. Of the 36 causes of Low blood calcium that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 2 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 2 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 35 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Low blood calcium:

The following list of conditions have 'Low blood calcium' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Conditions listing medical complications: Low blood calcium:

The following list of medical conditions have Low blood calcium or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Classifications of Low blood calcium:

Subtypes of Low blood calcium:

Hypocalcemia (13 causes)

Medical Conditions associated with Low blood calcium:

Blood symptoms (2297 causes), Abnormal blood test symptoms (1538 causes)

Symptoms related to Low blood calcium:

Medications, Acute pancreatitis (78 causes), Vitamin D deficiency (28 causes), Low sunlight, Low dietary intake, Chronic diarrhea (66 causes), Malabsorption (219 causes), Gall bladder disorders, Chronic kidney disease, Multiple myeloma (2 causes), Osteomalacia/rickets

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