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1,492 Possible Causes for Tetany

  • Osteoporosis

    Denosumab is contraindicated in patients with hypocalcemia because it can cause calcium shifts that result in profound hypocalcemia and adverse effects such as tetany.[]

  • Endocrine Dysfunction

    Tetany (involuntary cramping of your muscles) and muscle spasms under Listing 11.00, Neurological Disorders.[]

  • Hyperventilation

    This report describes a case of hyperventilation-induced hypocapnia resulting in tetany in a 16-year-old girl undergoing orthodontic extractions under intravenous conscious[] Respiratory alkalosis causes tetany and other clinical manifestations. But hypokalaemia and such weakness is rarely found.[] A. , “Spontaneous overbreathing tetany” , Quart. J.[]

  • Nephrocalcinosis

    It is well known that tetany is not uncommon in the neonatal form of Bartter's syndrome and nephrocalcinosis is usually not present in the classic form.[] She was the daughter of consanguineous parents, and she had a history of recurred hypocalcemic and hypomagnesemic tetany.[] Keywords: nephrocalcinosis, tetany, hypocalcemia, hypokalemia Journal: Journal of Pediatric Neurology , vol. 2, no. 1, pp. 45-47, 2004 Received 31 July 2003 Accepted 1 November[]

  • Bilateral Vocal Cord Paralysis

    Neuromuscular complications, including tetany and laryngeal spasm, are recognized complications of hypocalcemia and hypomagnesemia.[]

  • Human Bite

    We propose that secondary invasion by Clostridium tetani is the cause for infection.[]

  • Dysgammaglobulinemia

    Prominent clinical features were severe steatorrhea and tetany.[] Type I dysgammaglobulinemia, systemic lupus erythematosus and lymphoma. ( 4190110 ) Smith C.K....Bole G.G. 1970 40 Dysgammaglobulinemia associated with malabsorption and tetany[]

  • Netilmicin

    Tetany in kala azar patients treated with paromomycin. Indian J Med Res 2008;127:489-93. [ PUBMED ] 7.[] Judicious use of such drugs is required to prevent untoward side effects like tetany and its associated disability.[] Netilmicin in the same dose was continued postoperatively, but following the fifth dose, the child developed the characteristic features of tetany.[]

  • Vaginal Pessary

    The plasma concentration of metronidazole at steady state was above the minimum inhibitory concentration (MIC) for anaerobic Streptococci and Clostridium tetani.[]

  • Menopause

    This case suggests a new association: keratoconus-tetany-menopause.[]

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