diagnosis

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  • uraemia and an elevated serum creatinine indicate chronic renal failure
  • elevated serum phosphate and normal renal function indicate hypoparathyroidism - skeletal abnormalities will indicate pseudohypoparathyroidism
  • hypoparathyroidism due to hypomagnesaemia produces a hypocalcaemia uncorrected by calcium

Last reviewed 01/2018

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