hypokalemic


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hypokalemic

(ˌhaɪpəʊkəˈliːmɪk)
adj
(Medicine) med characterized by a deficiency of potassium in the blood
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Thyrotoxic hypokalemic periodic paralysis in a Native American patient: case report and literature review.
Currently, a propensity toward MH seems associated only with rare myopathic conditions such as central core disease, hypokalemic periodic paralysis, Evans myopathy, and King-Denborough syndrome.
Because severe diarrheal disease can result in a metabolic acidosis that is often hyperchloremic and hypokalemic, ht and his coinvestigators sought to evaluate whether electrolyte abnormalities at diagnosis could predict severe disease and death.
Laboratory testing revealed a hypochloremic, hypokalemic metabolic alkalosis, deranged liver function tests, chronic renal insufficiency, mild malnutrition, as well as a urinary tract infection.
Inherited primary renal tubular hypokalemic alkalosis: a review of Gitelman and Bartter syndromes.
Characteristically ectopic ACTH production is said to cause a clinical syndrome which, unlike pituitary dependent Cushing disease is of rapid onset associated with rapid weight loss, muscle weakness, hypokalemic metabolic alkalosis, glucose intolerance, high levels of plasma cortisol and ACTH.
Renal failure due to leptospirosis commonly presents as a non-oliguric and a hypokalemic state.
She was admitted to the hospital, where she was also found to be hypokalemic (Grade 2).
Excessive diuresis can also cause hypokalemia and hypokalemic metabolic alkalosis, which reduces the stimulatory effect of carbon dioxide on the respiratory centers, thereby impairing alveolar ventilation.
The pathophysiology of barium: hypokalemic and cardiovascular effects, J Pharmacol Exp Ther 1971;177:433-9.
periodic paralysis (hyperkalemic, hypokalemic, normokalemic)