What are the symptoms of hypocalcemia?

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.

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Blood Diseases

Blood Diseases

There are many types of blood diseases. Some, such as hemophilia, a condition in which blood does not clot normally, are inherited. Others, such as iron-deficiency anemia, may result from heavy menstrual periods, ulcers, colon pol...

yps and even an iron-poor diet, making you dizzy, cold, weak and irritable. Still others, such as sepsis, which is an overstimulation of the immune system, are caused by infection. Learn more about various types of blood disease and treatment with expert advice from Sharecare.

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