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... In February I had a serum calcium result of 10.5 which made me start Googling. I found parathyroid. ... (0 replies)
... total calcium and ionized calcium. I wrote a few weeks back that my dr. had ordered on two occasions the total calcium tests when there was concern about elevated calcium . Both total calcium tests came back slightly out of range on the high side. Another dr. ... (19 replies)
... You said that your calcium supplementation was entirely cut out due to your high serum ionized reading. Were you still high in range or were you outside the upper end of the range? ... (19 replies)

... not show, even if it is elevated or not. My total cal is always normal and my ion cal is always elevated, so that just gives you an idea on how different the results can be. ... (19 replies)
... and he didn't mention a thing. Then I go to TWO separate Endo's WITH symptoms. Both say High Calcium is the problem, but after doing every test known to man, all negetive, they're at a loss. ... (104 replies)
... Somehow I missed this post back in Sept. and was wondering if your dr ever mentioned that taking high doses of D could raise your calcium levels? ... (71 replies)
... I have the same problem but I continue to take the Forteo. Do you know what your total and ionized calcium levels are? ... (1 replies)
... knew the answer to your question was that I asked about it at my Endo's office. We've been having a debate on reference ranges because I still have a slightly elevated ionized calcium level and the argument is whether or not someone can really be held to those statistical figures. ... (3 replies)
... and serum calcium blood draws prior to initiating the Forteo or pamidronate therapy for my osteoporosis. ... (21 replies)
... and it came back normal. I then went to an Endo for another reason, and he ordered a serum ioniz...test. That test came back with my serum calcium elevated and also my D3, my urinary calcium was normal and so was PTH, T3 etc. ... (9 replies)
... According to my Dr. if you have consistent elevated Ca, then you don't want to increase it by taking supplements. ... (19 replies)
... If your calcium levels haven't changed, and they are at normal range than that is very good, and that's what you want to see, as some of the other posters mentioned. ... (3 replies)
... Yes, the dr. at mayo did test total calcium on three occasions before putting me on Forteo. Range is 8.9 to 10.1 , and my results were 10.2, then two days later 10. Then six weeks later 9.8. ... (19 replies)
... I don't know if elevated Ca would have any effect on Forteo but I'll ask my Dr when I see her in a couple of weeks. ... (19 replies)
... Forteo can elevated your calcium levels. I hope to return to taking Forteo next month, but I have to wait and see. ... (4 replies)
... The major biologic function of vitamin D is to maintain normal blood levels of calcium and phosphorous. ... (9 replies)
... Hi and Merry Christmas to everybody, First of all I want to thank you for all your messages on this topic. It's very helpfull. I think I am one of the nominee for Hyperparathyroidism but it takes so long for the doctors to give an answer. I am 30 years old and I was diagnosed with osteoporosis(back bone=-2.5 T score at DEXA) and osteopenia(in the rest of the body). They... (6 replies)
... Hi Olivette, you have the right to accept that he is a good doctor as long as he helped you, but he didn 't help me and he made me believe that something else is happening to me. I have their writen answer. Imagine that with slightly elevated ionized calcium levels, DEXA, calciuria, normal PTH, all the PHPT simptoms and the fact that I feel it in my left hand side of my... (113 replies)
... Hy there again, I got good news. I found the adenoma. My pth level was never above the upper limit and sometimes even bellow the middle value. All the test(sestamibi, mri) showed a non hpt related problem. The simptoms were: 1. hypercalciuria(once, twice or three times montly); 2. slightly elevated ionized calcium(maybe one test out of 4); 3. bones; 4. all the HPT... (113 replies)
... Boy I wish I could give you an exact figure on the daily amount, but I'm not good at eating the same or equal amounts of calcium rich foods. ... (23 replies)




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