[Medical emergencies in oncology: hypercalcemia. II. Diagnosis and therapy].

@article{Ficorella1990MedicalEI,
  title={[Medical emergencies in oncology: hypercalcemia. II. Diagnosis and therapy].},
  author={Corrado Ficorella and Silverio Tomao and P Cagnazzo and N Sam{\`a} and Enrico Ricevuto and Paolo Marchetti},
  journal={La Clinica terapeutica},
  year={1990},
  volume={132 5},
  pages={315-20}
}
The acute metabolic abnormalities associated with cancer may cause symptoms that require urgent medical treatment and may constitute a more dangerous threat to life than the cancer itself. Hypercalcaemia is probably the most common metabolic complication of neoplastic disease (occurring in up to 30% of cancer patients) and its timely treatment may often… CONTINUE READING