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What does it mean when your phosphorus is high what can you do?

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Dr. Julianna Bojta
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Kidney disease: The phosphorus level can be high in kidney disease, parathyroid disease, usually with abnormal calcium level. It may be high if taking too much supplement. If you take supplement stop taking it. Discuss with your doctor why was it checked.

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Last updated May 21, 2014

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