[Hypokalemic periodic paralysis. A case report].

Abstract

Periodic paralysis is a rare disorder that causes episodes of severe muscle weakness that can be confused with other diseases, including epilepsy or myasthenia gravis. Hyperkalemic and hypokalemic paralysis are included within these diseases, the latter being divided into periodic paralysis (familial, thyrotoxic or sporadic) and non-periodic paralysis. In… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.semerg.2013.05.001

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@article{AretaHiguera2014HypokalemicPP, title={[Hypokalemic periodic paralysis. A case report].}, author={J D Areta-Higuera and Margarita Algaba-Montes and Alberto {\'A}ngel Oviedo-Garc{\'i}a}, journal={Semergen}, year={2014}, volume={40 4}, pages={e69-72} }