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Is hypercalcemia serious?

Hypercalcemia affects muscle and nervous system function and also hampers kidney function. Serious complications can develop, including heart weakness, delirium, hallucinations, kidney damage, coma, and death. Hypercalcemia is a serious condition requiring prompt medical treatment.

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