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A female asked:

What is the reason of high potassium and low white cell in blood since i have ibs(consumption)?dry eyes,feeling dizziness,nausea,headache sometimes.

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Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 63 years experience
Many symptoms: High potassium is usually seen with kidney failure or taking certain medications. Low white blood cell count is usually due to viral illness or bone marrow disorders. Dry eyes occur in some autoimmune diseases. Your physician would be best qualified to evaluate you.
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