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Related to milk-alkali syndrome: metabolic alkalosis, hyperparathyroidism, hypercalcemia
milk-alkali syndrome[′milk ′al·kə‚lī ‚sin‚drōm]
A complex of symptoms associated with prolonged excessive intake of milk and soluble alkali, including hypercalcemia, renal insufficiency, milk alkalosis, conjunctivitis, and calcinosis. Also known as Burnett's syndrome; milk-drinker's syndrome.