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Old 02-07-2009, 07:14 PM   #1
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High calcium level

I am scared to death..I got blood work because I had a bad stomach virus that would not go away..they called and said my calcium level was high,,told to come back in 2 weeks for recheck....i know that can mean cancer..i feel l ilkeI am going crazy I have panic and anxiety and this put it through the roof. they just left me hang for 2 weeks .....no more tests for me..I will deal with it at home from now on.sorry I think i posted on bone instead of blood disorders

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Old 02-07-2009, 10:07 PM   #2
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Re: High calcium level

Don't panic. Check out hyperparathyroidism on the osteoporosis board. Hyperparathyroidism is generally causes by a benign (not cancerous) tumor on the parathyroid (NOT thyroid) gland. High calcium does need to delt with if it continues as it is not good for your body.

 
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Old 03-17-2009, 11:40 AM   #3
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I am scared to death..I got blood work because I had a bad stomach virus that would not go away..they called and said my calcium level was high,,told to come back in 2 weeks for recheck....i know that can mean cancer..i feel l ilkeI am going crazy I have panic and anxiety and this put it through the roof. they just left me hang for 2 weeks .....no more tests for me..I will deal with it at home from now on.sorry I think i posted on bone instead of blood disorders

 
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