4 doctors weighed in:

What causes the cardiac arrest in a bulimic patient?

4 doctors weighed in
Dr. William Walsh
Addiction Medicine
3 doctors agree

In brief: Electrolytes or alka

The more common causes are low potassium or alkaline blood.
Malnutrition can lead to a dilated heart, which can also lead to death.

In brief: Electrolytes or alka

The more common causes are low potassium or alkaline blood.
Malnutrition can lead to a dilated heart, which can also lead to death.
Dr. William Walsh
Dr. William Walsh
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. William Forsythe
Board Certified, Emergency Medicine
23 years in practice
171K people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors