Which respiratory findings indicate hypocalcemia?

Updated: Aug 08, 2019
  • Author: Manish Suneja, MD, FASN, FACP; Chief Editor: Vecihi Batuman, MD, FASN  more...
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On respiratory examination, inspiratory or expiratory wheezes may be present. Smooth muscle contraction may lead to laryngeal stridor, dysphagia, and bronchospasm. On cardiac examination, bradycardia, tachycardia, S3, and signs of heart failure may be present. [40]


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