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How does multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 affect calcium in my body?

When multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 (MEN1) creates tumors in the parathyroid glands, it leads to too much calcium in your blood. This makes you feel tired and weak. Too much calcium also gives you muscle cramps and bone pain. Over time, the calcium build-up can cause damage to your kidneys.

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