Hypocalcemia

Forward- PH ↑ free calcium ↓ , albumin ↑ 1g/dL→ total calcium ↑ 0.8mg/dL(free calcium ↓ ) Corrected Ca = [0.8 x (normal albumin – patient’s albumin)] + serum Ca level Presentation- Carpopedal spasm, tetanus, Chvostek’s sign, Trousseau sign, bradycardia ECG→ QT prolong, T wave inversion , QT prolong Etiology Treatment 1.If seizure→ 10% calcium […]