Calcitriol-mediated hypercalcemia in a patient with bilateral adrenal non-Hodgkin's B-cell lymphoma case report.

@article{AbaroaSalvatierra2016CalcitriolmediatedHI,
  title={Calcitriol-mediated hypercalcemia in a patient with bilateral adrenal non-Hodgkin's B-cell lymphoma case report.},
  author={Ana Abaroa-Salvatierra and Bilal Shaikh and Mrunalini Deshmukh and Richard Alweis and Arti Patel},
  journal={Journal of community hospital internal medicine perspectives},
  year={2016},
  volume={6 2},
  pages={30381}
}
Calcitriol-mediated hypercalcemia is a frequent manifestation of hematological malignancies. However, there are a few reports of cases presenting with increased angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) level, which suggests a possible mechanism similar to that of granulomatous diseases. We present a patient with hypercalcemia, normal parathyroid hormone, and parathyroid hormone-related protein levels but high calcitriol and ACE levels that, after further investigation, was diagnosed with bilateral… CONTINUE READING