1. Postoperative hypoparathyroidism: due to damage to the parathyroid glands during thyroid surgery (commonest cause).
2. Idiopathic hypoparathyroidism
3. Psudohypoprahypothyroidism: it is a congenital condition in which there is tissue resistance to the effects of parathyroid hormone. It presents with skeletal abnormalities, elevated levels of serum parathyroid hormone, and normal serum calcium.
• Features of tetany (in severe cases)
. Features of hypocalcemia