hypercalcemia | definition

abnormally increased blood levels of calcium


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Research Article: Impact of experimental hypercalcemia on routine haemostasis testing

Date Published: March 31, 2017 Publisher: Public Library of Science Author(s): Giuseppe Lippi, Gian Luca Salvagno, Giorgio Brocco, Matteo Gelati, Elisa Danese, Emmanuel J. Favaloro, Pablo Garcia de Frutos. http://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0175094 Abstract The blood to anticoagulant ratio is standardized according to the physiological calcium concentration in blood samples conventionally used for hemostasis testing. Specifically, one fixed … Continue reading

Research Article: Vitamin D3-induced hypercalcemia increases carbon tetrachloride-induced hepatotoxicity through elevated oxidative stress in mice

Date Published: April 27, 2017 Publisher: Public Library of Science Author(s): Hiroki Yoshioka, Haruki Usuda, Nobuhiko Miura, Nobuyuki Fukuishi, Tsunemasa Nonogaki, Satomi Onosaka, Matias A. Avila. http://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0176524 Abstract The aim of this study was to determine whether calcium potentiates acute carbon tetrachloride (CCl4) -induced toxicity. Elevated calcium levels were induced in mice by pre-treatment with … Continue reading

Research Article: Efficacy of a Non-Hypercalcemic Vitamin-D2 Derived Anti-Cancer Agent (MT19c) and Inhibition of Fatty Acid Synthesis in an Ovarian Cancer Xenograft Model

Date Published: April 3, 2012 Publisher: Public Library of Science Author(s): Richard G. Moore, Thilo S. Lange, Katina Robinson, Kyu K. Kim, Alper Uzun, Timothy C. Horan, Nada Kawar, Naohiro Yano, Sharon R. Chu, Quanfu Mao, Laurent Brard, Monique E. DePaepe, James F. Padbury, Leggy A. Arnold, Alexander Brodsky, Tun-Li Shen, Rakesh K. Singh, Olivier … Continue reading