serum calcium Indications :
Hyperparathyroidism, rickets, osteomalacia, hypervitaminosis, nephrosis, pancreatitis, tetany.
Plays a important role in muscle relaxation and contraction. Present in higher amounts in bones along with phosphorous.
Normal Range :
Higher levels are seen in hyperparathyrodism and hypervitaminosis and defective kidney function to excrete decreased levels are seen in rickets and osteomalacia.