What is the role of radiography in the diagnosis of hypercalcemia?

Updated: Oct 03, 2018
  • Author: Mahendra Agraharkar, MD, MBBS, FACP, FASN; Chief Editor: Vecihi Batuman, MD, FASN  more...
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Chest radiographs always should be performed to help rule out lung cancer or sarcoidosis. Other radiographs should be considered to help evaluate for possible malignancies, metastases, or Paget disease.


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