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A 23-year-old male asked:

Can alkalosis of the blood due to low potassium and fludrocortisone cause shortness of breath?

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Dr. Mony Fraer
Nephrology and Dialysis 29 years experience
It can: the lungs would try to compensate for that making the person breathe faster

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