Severe Calciphylaxis Secondary to end Stage Renal Failure: A Case Report


  • Muhammad Syafiq bin Mohammad Isa Kulliyyah of Medicine, International Islamic University Malaysia
  • Wan Ahmad Syahril Rozli Wan Ali



calciphylaxis, end stage renal failure


Calciphylaxis is a vascular calcification disease causing skin necrosis which contributes to high morbidity and mortality. Its exact pathogenesis is currently unknown but is commonly associated with chronic renal failure, hypercalcemia, hyperphosphatemia, secondary hyperparathyroidism and a variety of hypercoagulable state. It is relatively rare but may occur in 1-4% of patients with End Stage Renal Failure (ESRF).1 We are reporting a case of young lady with underlying ESRF presented with vascular and skin calciphylaxis.


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How to Cite

Mohammad Isa, M. S. bin ., & Wan Ali, W. A. S. R. . (2023). Severe Calciphylaxis Secondary to end Stage Renal Failure: A Case Report. Medical and Health Science Journal, 7(02), 39–43.