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How can you develop a potassium deficiency?

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Dr. Bennett Werner
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: Many ways

Vomiting. Diarrhea.
Gastric lavage. Diuretics. Sodium bicarbonate (sodium bicarbonate) use. Adrenal adenoma. Adrenal hyperplasia. Steroid use. Low potassium diet. Cushings disease. Those are the biggies.

In brief: Many ways

Vomiting. Diarrhea.
Gastric lavage. Diuretics. Sodium bicarbonate (sodium bicarbonate) use. Adrenal adenoma. Adrenal hyperplasia. Steroid use. Low potassium diet. Cushings disease. Those are the biggies.
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