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My K level was elevated to 5.2 last 3 test I have had.its normally 4.2. Cld prilorsec/miralax cause false testing results. I did bld test myself @ wrk?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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In brief: Technique

How did you collect blood? Even slight amount of hemolysis due to faulty technique for blood collection will raise K level.
Get a trained phlebotomist to collect blood, do not engage in fist clenching and have the blood analyzed immediately.

In brief: Technique

How did you collect blood? Even slight amount of hemolysis due to faulty technique for blood collection will raise K level.
Get a trained phlebotomist to collect blood, do not engage in fist clenching and have the blood analyzed immediately.
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