hypomagnesaemia


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Related to hypomagnesaemia: hypocalcemia, hypermagnesemia, Hypermagnesaemia

hypomagnesaemia

(ˌhaɪpəʊˌmæɡnəˈsiːmɪə) or

hypomagnesemia

n
(Veterinary Science) vet science the condition of having too little magnesium in the blood, particularly in cattle, in which it is also known as lactation tetany
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Various rhythm disturbances, particularly Torsade de points are related to hypomagnesaemia.
These include female gender (7), hypokalaemia, hypomagnesaemia, hypocalcaemia, diuretic consumption, bradycardia, drugs known to prolong the QT interval, concomitant delayed rectifier potassium channel ([I.
Hypomagnesaemia due to use of proton pump inhibitors--a review.
2) Hypomagnesaemia has also been associated with PRES.
Furthermore, hypocalcaemia or hypomagnesaemia are possible if substitution is not appropriate (27,24).
Hypomagnesaemia due to proton-pump inhibitor therapy: a clinical case series.
Hirschfelder and Haury (1934), Martin et al (1952) found (1) hypomagnesaemia while Pradhan el al (1964)(2) and numerous others workers found definite hypermagnesaemia in chronic renal disease.
Metabolic derangements include metabolic acidosis, hyperglycaemia, hypokalaemia, hypokacaemia, hypophosphataemia and hypomagnesaemia (7).
Chadda KD, Lichstein E, Gupta P (1973) Hypomagnesaemia and refractory cardiac arrhythmia in a non-digitalized patient.
2] In cardiac surgery, hypomagnesaemia has been associated with the presence of supraventricular cardiac arrhythmias, atrial fibrillation, lengthened P-R and Q-T segments or ventricular fibrillation.
Consequent to hypomagnesaemia serum calcium also falls which further aggravates the neuromuscular irritability and convulsions.