[[hypercalcaemia]]

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 In lymphomas (and granulomatous diseases) hypercalcaemia tends to be due to endogenous production of vitamin D and this can be measured if this is suspected. Likewise, if exogenous vitamin D is suspected, then the vitamin D level may be measured to confirm this as the cause. ​ In lymphomas (and granulomatous diseases) hypercalcaemia tends to be due to endogenous production of vitamin D and this can be measured if this is suspected. Likewise, if exogenous vitamin D is suspected, then the vitamin D level may be measured to confirm this as the cause. ​
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 | **Condition** ​                                           | **Parathyroid hormone level** ​ | **Parathyroid hormone related peptide level** ​ | **Vitamin D level** ​ | **Phosphate** ​       | | **Condition** ​                                           | **Parathyroid hormone level** ​ | **Parathyroid hormone related peptide level** ​ | **Vitamin D level** ​ | **Phosphate** ​       |
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 | Primary hyperparathyroidism ​                             | Raised (or high normal) ​       | Undetectable ​                                  | Decreased or normal ​ | Decreased ​           | | Primary hyperparathyroidism ​                             | Raised (or high normal) ​       | Undetectable ​                                  | Decreased or normal ​ | Decreased ​           |
 | Lymphomas or grandulatomous diseases ​                    | Reduced (or low normal) ​       | Undetectable ​                                  | High                 | Normal or increased ​ | | Lymphomas or grandulatomous diseases ​                    | Reduced (or low normal) ​       | Undetectable ​                                  | High                 | Normal or increased ​ |
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 === Tests to look for progression of disease === === Tests to look for progression of disease ===
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