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Does a slightly low potassium and calcium blood level indicate kidney failure?

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Dr. STEPHEN GIROUX
Pharmacology 40 years experience
Not necessarily: Not necessarily, best to follow up. Sometimes corrected with diet and supplements. Slight fluctuations do not indicate failure, but more the need for monitoring and correction.

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Last updated Oct 31, 2012

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