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Hypocalcaemic response to streptomycin in malignant hypercalcaemia
  1. W. E. W. Roediger,
  2. D. Ludwin,
  3. R. A. Hinder


    We report a case of malignant hypercalcaemia associated with primary hepato-cellular carcinoma in whom streptomycin produced a notable and reproducible fall in serum calcium. A hypocalcaemic response to streptomycin has been reported from experimental animals but not previously from man.

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