What are the age-related demographics of hypercalcemia?

Updated: Apr 11, 2018
  • Author: Thomas E Green, DO, MPH, MMM, CPE, FACEP, FACOEP; Chief Editor: Romesh Khardori, MD, PhD, FACP  more...
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Answer

The incidence of primary hyperparathyroidism increases with age.

The rate of malignancy and, thus, of malignancy-associated hypercalcemia increases with age.


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