Hypokalemia and rhabdomyolysis.


Since the occurrence of rhabdomyolysis may elevate the serum concentration of potassium, hypokalemia as a cause of rhabdomyolysis often goes unrecognized in many instances. We undertook this study to evaluate the occurrence and determinants of rhabdomyolysis in the hypokalemic state. To identify patients with a hypokalemic state, we reviewed medical… (More)


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@article{Singhal1991HypokalemiaAR, title={Hypokalemia and rhabdomyolysis.}, author={Pallavi Singhal and Michael Abramovici and Jayachandran Venkatesan and Joseph Mattana}, journal={Mineral and electrolyte metabolism}, year={1991}, volume={17 5}, pages={335-9} }