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Is it my calcium, Doctor?
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    • Chiara Zanchi, Resident in paediatrics
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      • Federico Marchetti, Alessandro Ventura

    Dear Editor,

    in the interesting paper “Is it my calcium, Doctor?” (1), the authors concluded that “Amy’s hypercalcaemia” is due to a “primary hyperparathyroidism” and they don’t cite celiac disease (CD) as a specific cause of hyperparathyroidism (HPT), although they first wrote that “she had a previous history of celiac disease for which she was on a gluten free diet” (GFD).

    CD is frequently associated...

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