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CASE REPORT
Year : 2014  |  Volume : 3  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 266-268

Primary hypoparathyroidism presenting with new adult onset seizures in family practice


1 Department of Family Medicine, Christian Medical College, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India
2 Low Cost Effective Care Unit, Christian Medical College, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India

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R.H. Prince Christopher
Low Cost Effective Care Unit, Schell Eye Hospital Campus, Arni Road, Vellore - 632 001, Tamil Nadu
India
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DOI: 10.4103/2249-4863.141629

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Hypoparathyroidism commonly presents with paresthesias, fatigue, anxiety, muscle cramps and infrequently with seizures due to hypocalcaemia. Here, we present a case of 27-year-old adult female presenting with new onset convulsions who was subsequently diagnosed to have primary (congenital) hypoparathyroidism.


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