Bharat Parmar1* and Jwal Bharat2
1Department of Pediatrics, Zydus Medical College and Hospital, India 2Department of Pediatrics, Long Island University, USAFulltext PDF
The divalent cations, calcium and magnesium play vital role in neuromuscular function and cellular metabolism. Hypocalcemia related to parathyroid disorder, renal failure and bone disorders. The recent availability of ionized calcium measurement is helping to increase the accuracy of detection of this state. Evidence suggests that hypomagnesemia is a significant presence of refractory hypocalcemia, particularly in critical ill patient, with clinical significance relating mainly to concomitant electrolyte deficiency such hypokalemia
Parmar B, Bharat J. Hypomagnesemia with Hypocalcemia and Vitamin D Deficiency with Secondary Hypoparathyroidism. Clin Case Rep Int. 2020; 4: 1184.