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Does high potassium cause urine odor

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What causes high potassium levels?

I just received my lab results and my potassium is 6.3, ALT-47 and AST-53- Creatinine is 0.80 mg ... if diet could be the cause. I also eat a lot of mushrooms and artichokes which are to my understanding ...
 

What causes high potassium levels?

why those results are so high and is alcohol a direct contributor of the high potassium, ALT, AST ...I just received my lab results and my potassium is 6.3, ALT-47 and AST-53- Creatinine is 0.80 mg ...
 

Can calcium oxalate in chocolate cause blood in urine and high potassium in blood?

My mother has blood in her urine weeks at a time,no pain. She eats a lot of chocolate and high potassium in blood.but no bacteria. Can calcium oxalate in chocolate be a factor? ...
 

What causes high potassium levels with history of kidney stones?

potassium levels and kidney function. I seem to be urination fine. Would there be anything else to look ...
 

Can high potassium level in blood cause heart attack?

Can a high potassium (6.7) level in the blood cause a heart attack? ...
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What causes high potassium levels?

I eat lots of fruit and vegetables, no meat or fish, but eggs, cheese, beans and sometimes lentils. I have always considered my diet to be healthy but my potassium levels are apparently too high. My ...
 

Can High Potassium cause Heart Attack?

is it possible to have too much potassium? my husband had a heart attack and is on a low salt diet. we have substituted potassium for salt and now his potassium level is too high. he regularly eats ...
 

What causes high potassium and protein levels?

I was feeling unwell for a couple of weeks so the doctor took bloods, it came back that I had high protein levels, the doc retook them 2 weeks later then they showed high postassium levels so they retook them today, i am feeling sick a lot and...
 

High potassium levels. Had left ankle fused after accident. Could this be the cause for high potassium?

further surgery in March 2013 could this be the cause of the high pottasium. ...
 

Could the presence of high potassium levels being caused by kidney stones?

was dehydrated. They did blood work, i.v. and sent him home after telling him his potassium level was high. Could the kidney stones have caused this? He had been in the same e.r. the week before because of stones, they did ...
 

High potassium levels. Taking Kayexalate. Borderline diabetic. Swollen penis, lymph in groin

My husband has high potassium levels which are now controlled by two teaspoons of Kayexalate a day. He is also borderline diabetic. What do you think is causing his high potassium levels and will he ...
 

Is diarrhea a side effect of high potassium levels?

my md looked at my lab results potassium level high 5.5. he Rx ed kionex which i have just taken. i was told that i would have diarrhea for a while. how long? i need to attend a wedding tomorrow. also is 5 ...
 

Suggest treatment for lupus with high potassium levles

I have lupus and kidney problems. My potassium level is 6.2 as of June 27, 2014. Other level are up slightly. This has been going on and off for about 3-4 months. I ve been dehydrated and have leg pain. I ...
 

Unconscious, TIA, high potassium, gums and feet bleeding. Kidney failure?

My patient is not conscious, suffered a TIA and is having very high levels of potassium . He has previously suffered stroke and is a known diabetic Type 2 as well as hypertensive. At the moment, the gums ...
 

Having palpitations, blood work shows high potassium, other tests normal. Cure?

ekgs and blood work all can back normal except for my potassium was high but i got it back down ...
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What food or drug will help me lower my Potassium levels? Level was 5.7. I am 68 years old female with Crohns. Had a heart attack 11 yrs ago.
High Potassium levels can be treated with a Intravenous glucose and insulin mixture effectively. Also some pottassium chelators taken orally.
 
I would like to know more on necrotizing fasciitis. ... 1. how patients developed hperkalemia. ..and what is the treatment 2. why patients develop ARF and metab
Hi, Thank you for posting your query. Necrotizing fascitis is associated with severe infection and sepsis. This can result in low blood pressure (hypotension). Both infection and low BP can give rise to acute renal failure (ARF). Hyperkalemia (high potassium) is a known feature of acute renal failure. Best wishes, Dr Sudhir Kumar MD DM
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