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Low Potassium (cont.)

Low Potassium Prognosis

The condition of low potassium is treatable. The reason for the low potassium must be sought out, or it will most likely reoccur. With the right therapy, there are no further problems.

Medically reviewed by Martin E Zipser, MD; American board of Surgery

Author: John P. Cunha, DO, FACOEP
Editor: Melissa Conrad Stöppler, MD

REFERENCE: eMedicine.com. Hypokalemia.


Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 3/27/2014

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