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What is the best treatment of hypercalcemia and hyperphosphatemia?

Treatment: I do not have enough space to answer your two questions. For the treatment of hyperphosphatemia go to this link: http://emedicine.Medscape.Com/article/241185-treatment for the treatment of hypercalcemia, g to this link: http://emedicine.Medscape.Com/article/240681-treatment the treatment of each will depend on its cause. ...Read more

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What are your treatment options for hypercalcemia and hyperphosphatemia?

What are your treatment options for hypercalcemia and hyperphosphatemia?

Need more info: Hi. You've given us no information except hypercalcemia and hyperphosphatemia. If you could give us kidney function, drugs, any relevant lab and/or clinical findings (e.g., PTH, 1,25-dihydroxy D, etc), we may be able to help. Good luck! ...Read more

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Can you tell me for a patient who has hyperphosphatemia and hypercalcemia, and also has chronic renal failure, what to do?

Can you tell me for a patient who has hyperphosphatemia and hypercalcemia, and also has chronic renal failure, what to do?

See the dietician!: Diet can be problematic in dialysis patients/chronic renal failure patients. Many foods contain phosphorus; diaysis patients often take phosphate binders to help them excrete this. Kidney patients must watch calories, protein, and salt also. My best advice is to have a consult with the dietician at your local kidney center. They can help with recipies and ideas to keep you healthier. ...Read more

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What are the treatment options for a patient who has hyperphosphatemia, hypercalcemia, and chronic renal failure?

Treatment: I am very surprised that your kidney doctor has not described this to you in detail. Either go back for more education or have your PC to refer you to a different specialist who should help you understand what is happening and what will develop. Hopefully for better! ...Read more

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What could be the treatment options for a patient who has hyperphosphatemia and hypercalcemia, and also has chronic renal failure.?

What could be the treatment options for a patient who has hyperphosphatemia and hypercalcemia, and also has chronic renal failure.?

Phosphate: Hi. How bad is your creatinine/eGFR? You probably need a low phosphate diet, phosphate binders (e.g. sevelamer), and maybe dialysis. What is your PTH? Probably high. You might need a vitamin D analog (e.g., doxercalciferol or paricalcitol) or cinacalcet. Talk with your nephrologist! ...Read more

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Please explain what are some symptoms of a broken rib(s)?

Please explain what are some symptoms of a broken rib(s)?

Pain with inhalation: The most classic symptom is rib pain (often severe) with a deep breath. If the fracture is severe the rib may float independently from the other ribs. ...Read more

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