Factoid: Hypercalcemia Clinical signs and symptoms

The memory aid ‘moans, stones, bones, groans and psychic overtones’ is often used to recall the signs and symptoms of hypercalcemia.

  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Altered mental status, lethargy, confusion
  • Abdominal pain, kidney stones
  • Constipation
  • Weakness
  • Headache
  • Depression
  • Polydipsia, polyuria, nocturia