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A 47-year-old female asked:

Was in hospital for gallbladder removal heart rate low, in the 40 s, low sodium high glucose, any ideas?

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Dr. Robert Uyeda
General Surgery 45 years experience
Depends on: kind of rhythm caused bradycardia. Low sodium could be caused by many things, including high blood sugar, but depends on level of hyponatremia and hyperglycemia. It could be a simple or complicated problem depending on level of abnormality.

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Last updated Feb 22, 2015

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