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Absorptive Hypercalciuria Type 1

Absorptive Hypercalciuria Type 1

Hypocalcemia means you do not have enough calcium in your blood. Calcium is an important mineral that is in almost all parts of your body. It makes your teeth and bones strong and healthy. It also helps your body: Make muscles work well Send and get signals between your nerves and brain Release hormones Keep your heartbeat normal

Name

Hypocalcemia

About this topic

Hypocalcemia means you do not have enough calcium in your blood. Calcium is an important mineral that is in almost all parts of your body. It makes your teeth and bones strong and healthy. It also helps your body: Make muscles work well Send and get signals between your nerves and brain Release hormones Keep your heartbeat normal

What drugs may be needed?

Raise your calcium levels,Help your body absorb calcium from the blood stream

Body systems

Ambulatory Care,Endocrine and Metabolic

What are other common names?

Low Blood Calcium,Low Calcium Level

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