What are the causes of hypercalcemia due to high bone turnover?

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

Causes related to high bone turnover include the following:

  • Hyperthyroidism

  • Immobilization (especially in Paget disease)

  • Thiazide diuretic use [7]

  • Vitamin A intoxication

  • Renal failure (milk-alkali syndrome)


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