- Hypercalcemia, metabolic alkalosis and renal failure secondary to calcium bicarbonate intake for osteoporosis prevention--'modern' milk alkali syndrome: a case reportAlain Waked
Department of Medicine, Staten Island University Hospital, 27 Hickory Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10305, USA
Cases J 2:6188. 2009..Clinically, these patients present in an acute hypercalcemia crisis, responding rapidly to hydration. The phosphorus level is normal to low. Bisphosphonate should be used cautiously due to the risk of symptomatic hypocalcemia...