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Potassium Disorders

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A 25-year-old otherwise healthy female with history of chronic constipation is found to have chronic hypokalemia. She denies any other gastrointestinal symptoms including nausea, vomiting, or diarrhea. She denies taking any medications. Family history is unremarkable as is her physical examination. Her BMI is 29. Lab results show:

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  • Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Potassium Level
  • Serum Potassium Level
  • Potassium Excretion
  • Calcium Gluconate

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Zandi-Nejad, K. (2013). Potassium Disorders. In: Lerma, E., Rosner, M. (eds) Clinical Decisions in Nephrology, Hypertension and Kidney Transplantation. Springer, New York, NY. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4614-4454-1_10

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