Sentence Examples


  • The infant's heart defects may lead to heart failure, or there may be seizures and other evidence of a low level of calcium in the blood (hypocalcemia).
  • Vitamin D deficiency impairs the absorption of dietary calcium and can provoke calcium deficiency (hypocalcemia) even when adequate calcium is consumed.
  • Severe phosphate toxicity can result in hypocalcemia and in various symptoms resulting from low plasma calcium levels.
  • Symptoms of hypomagnesemia, such as twitching and convulsions, may actually result from the hypocalcemia.
  • Hypocalcemia in a child with DiGeorge syndrome is unusually difficult to treat.