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Hypercalcemia or increased blood level of calcium is calcium found in a concentration that is higher than the usual range of 8.5 to 10.2 mg/dL. However, this normal value may vary slightly between different laboratories due to differences in protocols.

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VITALE study: High-dose vitamin D effective in lowering fracture rates after kidney transplantation

VITALE study: High-dose vitamin D effective in lowering fracture rates after kidney transplantation

Scientists develop GC-MS vitamin D test that costs as little as $0.70

Scientists develop GC-MS vitamin D test that costs as little as $0.70

TherapeuticsMD announces FDA approval of BIJUVA capsules to manage vasomotor symptoms of menopause

TherapeuticsMD announces FDA approval of BIJUVA capsules to manage vasomotor symptoms of menopause

Combination of Opdivo and Yervoy shows four-year survival benefits in patients with advanced melanoma

Combination of Opdivo and Yervoy shows four-year survival benefits in patients with advanced melanoma

Zoledronic acid increases disease-free survival in premenopausal women with HR+ early breast cancer

Zoledronic acid increases disease-free survival in premenopausal women with HR+ early breast cancer

Endocrine Society announces winners of prestigious 2019 Laureate Awards

Endocrine Society announces winners of prestigious 2019 Laureate Awards

Opdivo plus low-dose Yervoy shows promising results in treating renal cell carcinoma patients

Opdivo plus low-dose Yervoy shows promising results in treating renal cell carcinoma patients

Hospitals need to improve emergency care practices for treating older cancer patients, study reveals

Hospitals need to improve emergency care practices for treating older cancer patients, study reveals

TSRI scientists develop molecular model for improving design of osteoporosis treatments

TSRI scientists develop molecular model for improving design of osteoporosis treatments

Surgery more effective than drug therapy in patients with tertiary hyperparathyroidism

Surgery more effective than drug therapy in patients with tertiary hyperparathyroidism

LEO Pharma's Enstilar gets FDA approval for topical treatment of plaque psoriasis

LEO Pharma's Enstilar gets FDA approval for topical treatment of plaque psoriasis

Amgen announces MAA submission to EMA for novel calcimimetic agent etelcalcetide

Amgen announces MAA submission to EMA for novel calcimimetic agent etelcalcetide

Shire announces availability of Natpara (parathyroid hormone) for injection in U.S.

Shire announces availability of Natpara (parathyroid hormone) for injection in U.S.

Amgen's XGEVA (denosumab) receives FDA approval for treatment of hypercalcemia of malignancy

Amgen's XGEVA (denosumab) receives FDA approval for treatment of hypercalcemia of malignancy

Hospira launches Paricalcitol Injection

Hospira launches Paricalcitol Injection

Calcium, vitamin D supplements may send blood levels too high for some women

Calcium, vitamin D supplements may send blood levels too high for some women

Drugs used to treat osteoporosis appear to prevent cell membrane repair

Drugs used to treat osteoporosis appear to prevent cell membrane repair

Hope in sight for sufferers of chronic renal disease

Hope in sight for sufferers of chronic renal disease

Recombinant hormone could REPLACE calcium supplements

Recombinant hormone could REPLACE calcium supplements

OPKO reports more than 50% enrollment in phase 3 trial of Rayaldy for treatment of secondary hyperparathyroidism

OPKO reports more than 50% enrollment in phase 3 trial of Rayaldy for treatment of secondary hyperparathyroidism