Treatment of Hypercalcemia of Malignancy in Adults

Authoring Organization

Publication Month/Year

December 21, 2022

Document Type


Country of Publication


Inclusion Criteria

Male, Female, Adult, Older adult

Health Care Settings

Ambulatory, Emergency care, Hospital, Outpatient

Intended Users

Nurse, nurse practitioner, physician, physician assistant


Counseling, Assessment and screening, Treatment

Diseases/Conditions (MeSH)

D008223 - Lymphoma, D006934 - Hypercalcemia, D010282 - Parathyroid Neoplasms


denosumab, bisphosphonate, Hypercalcemia of malignancy, high calcitriol levels, lymphoma, calcimimetic, parathyroid carcinoma

Source Citation

El-Hajj Fuleihan G, Clines GA, Hu MI, et al. Treatment of Hypercalcemia of Malignancy in Adults: An Endocrine Society Clinical Practice Guideline, J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2022, 103(8)