The amount of
in the bones is the one that determines the
levels or the existing
The measurement of the bony density is made of different forms and normally it calculates that an adult person, the
levels are between 1, 300 gr. in men and 1, 000 gr. in the woman.
The existence of these amounts of
in the human organism is very important, since this nonsingle mineral allows to conserve the bones and the skeleton in good conditions,
also contributes to that several important processes are made, like the liberation of substances in the transmission between neurons and excitation of them, the
contractions, the suitable sanguineous coagulation and others.
it is acquired by means of diet that contains milky milk and products mainly.
When there is
bad absorption of
, together with to an inadequate feeding or
of the paratiroidea hormone, it can cause the
and with it hipocalcemia. Other causes are the paratiroidea hormone and
The main symptom in hipocalcemia is tetania, produced by
irritability of the union of the
completions with muscles and it is characterized by the adormecimiento of the hands, feet, lips or
, followed of
, prolonged and painful in the legs and back and the most serious cases, convulsions can be caused.
, hipocalcemia early can get to cause delay
and in the adult people
When hipocalcemia is not controlled on time, also it causes other alterations, like escamosa and dry skin, cataracts, rough hair and fragile nails.
Of the acute cases of hipocalcemia, the treatment consists of the replacement by endovenosa route of the
and one balanced feeding, with special food emphasis like milk and its derivatives.