What are the causes of hypercalcemia due to high bone turnover?

Updated: Dec 03, 2020
  • Author: Mahendra Agraharkar, MD, MBBS, FACP, FASN; Chief Editor: Vecihi Batuman, MD, FASN  more...
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Causes related to high bone turnover include the following:

  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Immobilization (especially in Paget disease)
  • Thiazide diuretic use [10]
  • Vitamin A intoxication
  • Renal failure (milk-alkali syndrome)

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