Laboratory for Molecular Diagnostics
Center for Nephrology and Metabolic Disorders

Hyperphosphatemia

Hypophosphatemia is plasma phosphorus concentration above the normal range (~0.8-1.45mmol/L or 2.4-4.5mg/dL). Prolonged hyperphosphatemia may cause calciosis.

Physiology

Phosphate metabolism

Diseases

Hyperphosphatemic familial tumoral calcinosis
Hyperphosphatemia is the result of dysregulation of renal phosphat handling with increased reabsorption.