Mild hypocalcemia may cause no symptoms. In the long term, however, mild hypocalcemia can cause such symptoms as confusion, depression, hallucinations, memory loss, and delirium. Severe hypocalcemia can cause more immediate physical symptoms, including tingling of the extremities, lips, and tongue, seizures, abnormal heart beat, muscle spasms, and stiffness.
- Q Are hemorrhaging disorders fatal?
- Q How is hemolytic disease of the fetus and newborn (HDFN) prevented?
- Q What lifestyle changes should I make if I have hypokalemia?
- Q What are the symptoms of sickle-hemoglobin C (Hb S-C) disease?
- Q How is hypocalcemia diagnosed?
- Q Is there a cure for hemorrhaging disorders?