Which dietary restrictions are needed in the treatment of calciphylaxis?

Updated: Feb 24, 2020
  • Author: Julia R Nunley, MD; Chief Editor: Dirk M Elston, MD  more...
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Patients with abnormalities in calcium and phosphate homeostasis need to be referred to a dietitian well versed in the dietary needs and restrictions of patients with ESRD. Special consideration should be given to phosphate restriction.


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