Hypokalemic Periodic Paralysis: a case report and review of the literature


Hypokalemic Periodic Paralysis is one form of Periodic Paralysis, a rare group of disorders that can cause of sudden onset weakness. A case of a 29 year old male is presented here. The patient presented with sudden onset paralysis of his extremities. Laboratory evaluation revealed a markedly low potassium level. The patient's paralysis resolved upon… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1757-1626-1-256

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