adjective see hypokalemia

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  • hypokalemic — adjective Having a low percentage of potassium in ones blood. Ant: hyperkalemic, normokalemic See Also: hypokalemia …   Wiktionary

  • hypokalemic — hy·po·ka·le·mic (hi″po kə leґmik) 1. pertaining to or characterized by hypokalemia. 2. an agent that acts to lower the potassium content of the blood …   Medical dictionary

  • hypokalemic — adj. pertaining to hypokalemia, affected with a potassium deficiency (Medicine) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • hypokalemic — hy·po·ka·le·mic …   English syllables

  • hypokalemic — adjective see hypokalemia …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hypokalemic sensory overstimulation — is a form of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder that has several similaritiescite journal |author= Segal MM, Rogers GF, Needleman HL, Chapman CA |title= Hypokalemic sensory overstimulation |journal= J Child Neurol |volume=22 |issue=12… …   Wikipedia

  • Hypokalemic periodic paralysis — Infobox Disease Name = Hypokalemic periodic paralysis Caption = DiseasesDB = 6465 ICD10 = ICD10|G|72|3|g|70 ICD9 = ICD9|359.3 ICDO = OMIM = 170400 MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = eMedicineTopic = MeshID = D020514 Hypokalemic periodic paralysis is a …   Wikipedia

  • hypokalemic alkalosis — a type of metabolic alkalosis associated with a low serum potassium level; retention of alkali or loss of acid occurs in the extracellular (but not intracellular) fluid compartment, although the pH of the intracellular fluid may be below normal.… …   Medical dictionary

  • hypokalemic nephropathy — nephropathy with hypokalemia, interstitial nephritis, swelling and vacuolation of proximal renal tubules, and progressive renal failure, resulting from long term conditions such as oncotic overloading of the kidney filtration mechanisms by sugars …   Medical dictionary

  • hypokalemic periodic paralysis — an autosomal dominant disorder characterized by recurring attacks of rapidly progressive flaccid paralysis accompanied by low serum potassium levels. Several types have been distinguished: type 1 is due to mutation in the CACNL1A3 gene (locus:… …   Medical dictionary

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