Endocrine System
Hypercalcaemia
Glycosuria
By Tricia Mitchell
Hypercalcaemia
A condition in which the calcium levels
are elevated in the blood.
Causes
• Abnormal parathyroid gland function
• Tumor
• Vitamin D disorder
• Renal failure
• Other disorders
– Hyperthyroid...
Signs & Symptoms
• constipation
• Moans
• Bone pains
• Kidney stones
• Depression
• Confusion
• Anorexia
• Increase urinat...
treatments
• Flush excess calcium from body
• Rehydrate
• Hemodalysis
• Surgery
• Reduce bone resorbtion
Glycosuria
• Refers to sugar or glucose
in the urine
Glycosuria
• Is reclaimed by kidneys and
filtered into bloodstream
Causes
• Untreated diabetes
• Glucose reabsorption
• Renal glycosuria
Sign & Symtoms
• Osmotic diuresis
Reference
• Wikipedia
• Internet
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  1. 1. Endocrine System Hypercalcaemia Glycosuria By Tricia Mitchell
  2. 2. Hypercalcaemia A condition in which the calcium levels are elevated in the blood.
  3. 3. Causes • Abnormal parathyroid gland function • Tumor • Vitamin D disorder • Renal failure • Other disorders – Hyperthyroidism – Paget's disease – Thiazide
  4. 4. Signs & Symptoms • constipation • Moans • Bone pains • Kidney stones • Depression • Confusion • Anorexia • Increase urination
  5. 5. treatments • Flush excess calcium from body • Rehydrate • Hemodalysis • Surgery • Reduce bone resorbtion
  6. 6. Glycosuria • Refers to sugar or glucose in the urine
  7. 7. Glycosuria • Is reclaimed by kidneys and filtered into bloodstream
  8. 8. Causes • Untreated diabetes • Glucose reabsorption • Renal glycosuria
  9. 9. Sign & Symtoms • Osmotic diuresis
  10. 10. Reference • Wikipedia • Internet
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