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My friend went to a doctor, who said she has + chovstek&trousseau sign. But the doctor could not tell b/c she's not hypocalcemic? What should I do?

My friend went to a doctor, who said she has + chovstek&trousseau sign. But the doctor could not tell b/c she's not hypocalcemic? What should I do?

Magnesium, hypervent: Check for los magnesium ( hypomagnasemia). Many nervous ( neurosis) patients with hyperventilation cause a cramp in the hands and fingers like a trousseau sign. I believe this is probably the most common cause of contractions similar to the sign of trousseau's. ...Read more

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High liver gpt, high bilirubin and twitches i did the chvostek sign and half my face twitched, i see my doctor tomorrow any ideas what this might be?

High liver gpt, high bilirubin and twitches
i did the chvostek sign and half my face twitched, i see my doctor tomorrow any ideas what this might be?

?cirrhosis: Could be related to calcium abnormalities;like hypoparathyroidism, vitamin d deficiency or kidney failure, low magnesium levels as well. Hyperventilation can also cause chovostek sign so if you are freaking out over this try to relax.. Since cirrhosis can cause abnormalities of vitamin d metabolism which in turn affects calcium that might connect the dots. Pancreatitis possible but usually painful. ...Read more

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What is the trousseu sign?

What is the trousseu sign?

(Trousseau Sign: There are two different trousseau signs. One may be seen in a patient with low calcium. (trousseau sign of latent tetany) a blood pressure cuff on the arm is inflated (> systolic blood pressure) x 3 minutes. This can cause spasm in the forearm & hand (the silhouette looks a bit like a swan’s head and neck). ...Read more