How are mild cases of hypercalcemia diagnosed?

Updated: Oct 03, 2018
  • Author: Mahendra Agraharkar, MD, MBBS, FACP, FASN; Chief Editor: Vecihi Batuman, MD, FASN  more...
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Answer

Mild cases of hypercalcemia can be asymptomatic and are more often diagnosed incidentally from routine blood tests. Because calcium metabolism normally is tightly controlled by the body, even mild persistent elevations above normal signal disease and should be investigated.


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