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What are the symptoms of and treatments for hypoparathyroidism?

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Dr. Quang Nguyen
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology

In brief: Hyporathyroidism

Symptoms of hypoparathyroidism include: abdominal pain, brittle nails, dry skin and hair, muscle pain, cramps and spasm, seizures, tingling lips, fingers/toes, pain in the face legs and feet.
..See your doctor if you have these symptoms, you will need a blood check. The treatment is to replace calcium with active vitamin d (calcitriol), calcium pills and regular vitamin d.

In brief: Hyporathyroidism

Symptoms of hypoparathyroidism include: abdominal pain, brittle nails, dry skin and hair, muscle pain, cramps and spasm, seizures, tingling lips, fingers/toes, pain in the face legs and feet.
..See your doctor if you have these symptoms, you will need a blood check. The treatment is to replace calcium with active vitamin d (calcitriol), calcium pills and regular vitamin d.
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