Hypercalcemia associated with acute kidney injury and metabolic alkalosis.
We report a patient presenting with a triad of hypercalcemia, metabolic alkalosis, and renal failure secondary to treatment of iatrogenic hypoparathyroidism and osteoporosis. Persistent ingestion of calcium carbonate and vitamin D caused milk-alkali syndrome. The patient was managed with intravenous fluids and withdrawal of calcium carbonate and vitamin D. She responded well to the treatment and the calcium concentration, renal function and metabolic alkalosis were normalized. Milk-alkali syndrome may be important as a reemerging cause of hypercalcemia. PMID: 21468203 [PubMed]
Publication date: 15 August 2020Source: Journal of Alloys and Compounds, Volume 832Author(s): Mohammad Nouri-Felekori, Mehrdad Khakbiz, Nader Nezafati, Javad Mohammadi, Mohamadreza Baghaban Eslaminejad, Nesa Fani
ConclusionsThe metabolic changes in FTLD are promising diagnostic and prognostic biomarkers. Further work is required to replicate these findings, examine longitudinal change, and test their utility in differentiating between FTLD syndromes that are pathologically distinct but phenotypically similar.
(Natural News) Osteoporosis — a disease marked by weak and brittle bones — is often associated with older women, especially those who have gone through menopause. Indeed, postmenopausal women are at high risk for osteoporosis. But this bone disease can also affect younger women, including those in their 20s, 30s and 40s. It is uncommon...
Conclusion: ART may reduce the risk of NCIs in HIV-infected patients in general. Further research to investigate NCIs on specific antiretroviral regimens and comorbidities may provide insights regarding the long-term clinical care of these patients.
Publication date: Available online 9 April 2020Source: Journal of EthnopharmacologyAuthor(s): Yi Chen, Ying-Qi Li, Jia-Yi Fang, Ping Li, Fei Li
Conclusion Dual antithrombotic and NOAC regimens have reduced bleeding without compromising the risk of cardiovascular events or mortality, and should be preferred for patients with ACS or PCI also needing long-term anticoagulation.
Conclusion: Our current study will provide important imaging-derived data that may add relevance to the clinically derived outcomes from liraglutide effect and action in diabetes: evaluation of cardiovascular outcome results and semaglutide and cardiovascular outcomes in patients with type 2 diabetic mellitus 6 trials.
Conditions: Pancreatic Adenosquamous Carcinoma; Resectable Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma; Pancreatic Cancer Interventions: Drug: Oxaliplatin; Drug: Irinotecan Hydrochloride; Drug: Leucovorin Calcium; Drug: Fluorouracil; Procedure: Resection; Other: Questionnaire Administration Sponsors: Alliance for Clinical Trials in Oncology; National Cancer Institute (NCI) Not yet recruiting
Conditions: Overweight; Obesity Intervention: Other: Normal weight and overweight adults Sponsor: Liverpool Hope University Recruiting
Conclusion: We determined thinner CCT and RNFL values in patients with hypoparathyroidism related to serum calcium levels together with a significant deepness in ACD. PMID: 32267183 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]