Hypercalcemia and childhood cancer: a 7-year experience.

  title={Hypercalcemia and childhood cancer: a 7-year experience.},
  author={C{\'e}cile Kerdudo and Isabelle Aerts and Sarah Fattet and Laurent Chevret and H{\'e}l{\`e}ne D Pacquement and François Doz and Jean M. Michon and Monique Garabedian and Daniel Orbach},
  journal={Journal of pediatric hematology/oncology},
  volume={27 1},
Hypercalcemia is a rare but potentially fatal complication during the management of childhood cancer. The treatment of severe hypercalcemia in children has not been clearly defined. The authors present a retrospective series of 16 children (11 boys and 5 girls) with severe hypercalcemia (>/=2.9 mmol/L) treated between 1997 and 2004 for malignancy. Median… CONTINUE READING