What is Hyperkalemia?

A greater than normal concentration of potassium ions in the circulating blood.

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hi...i would like to know...how metabolic acidosis, hyperkalemia and ARF happen in necrotizing fasciitis patient.
and i iwant to know more detail...

doctor1 MD

Thank for asking to HCM
this is academic questions, it need long discussion which is not possible here still I would explain it in brief, if the...

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Can High cortisol lead to hyponatremia and mild hyperkalemia ? Readings like BSL-R, FT3/FT4/TSH ,Calcium,LFT are norms cortisol (9 AM) - 147 mcg/dl...

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
No it won't.

Detailed Answer:
dear user hi! hyponatremia and hyperkalemia are associated with low cortisol and not high cortisol....

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is one of the medication high in potassium?

doctor1 MD

Hi and thanks for writing in.

Your high cholesterol, anxiety and high triglyceride are not related to high potassium level.

High potassium levels...

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