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Related to hyperkalemia: hypokalemia
An abnormally high concentration of potassium ions in the blood.
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hy•per•ka•le•mi•a(ˌhaɪ pər kəˈli mi ə)
an abnormally high concentration of potassium in the blood.
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|Noun||1.||hyperkalemia - higher than normal levels of potassium in the circulating blood; associated with kidney failure or sometimes with the use of diuretic drugs|
symptom - (medicine) any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease
hypokalemia - abnormally low level of potassium in the circulating blood leading to weakness and heart abnormalities; associated with adrenal tumors or starvation or taking diuretics
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n. hipercalemia, hiperpotasemia, aumento excesivo de potasio en la sangre.
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