Case Series of Neonatal Hypocalcemia due to Pseudohypoparathyroidism

Patra, Soumya; Slngh, Varinder; Pemde, Harish K.; Chandra, Jagdish
October 2010
Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology & Metabolism;Oct2010, Vol. 23 Issue 10, p1073
Academic Journal
Case Study
The article describes the case of four infants aged between 10-40 days who were admitted with multiple episodes of multifocal seizure. Blood investigation showed that the patients have either hypocalcemia or hyperphosphatemia. Biochemical investigations showed the infants have pseudohypoparathyroidism with one of them suffering from neonatal hepatitis due to cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection.


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