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1,443 Possible Causes for HE, Potassium Decreased

  • Hepatic Encephalopathy

    […] in potassium after vomiting or taking diuretics Several tests are used to diagnose hepatic encephalopathy.[] This resource center was created to provide information and support to people diagnosed with HE, as well as those caring for a loved one with HE.[] […] in potassium, which may result from vomiting or treatments such as diuretics or paracentesis).[]

  • Acute Alcohol Intoxication

    The loss of electrolytes such as phosphate, potassium and magnesium can result in cardiac dysrhythmia.[] He was unresponsive, which was attributed to alcohol intoxication.[] Mr Cooper added: “He died of acute alcohol intoxication. He consumed a significant amount of alcohol that night that killed him. His body simply couldn’t cope.[]

  • Hyponatremia

    Swollen brain cells react to hyponatremic conditions by decreasing their volume over approximately 48 h by the extrusion of potassium, sodium, chloride, and organic osmolytes[] As he did not improve, he was switched to Sertraline with which he developed Hyponatremia.[] As ordered, Megan starts an I.V. infusion of 0.9% normal saline with potassium 20 mEq at a rate of 200 mL/hour for 1 liter, and then decreases the rate to 125 mL/hour.[]

  • Chronic Alcoholism

    Liver cirrhosis, in particular, often leads to hepatic encephalopathy (HE), a primary glial disease.[] There was a progressive development of parkinsonism, cerebellar ataxia, and mental deterioration by the time he was 32.[] He finds himself in a position, which, he believes, cannot be untangled by human means.[]

  • Diabetes Mellitus

    Insulin therapy, correction of acidosis, and volume expansion decrease serum potassium concentration.[] Tyler got involved with JDRF One Walk when he was in college; as a basketball player, he was asked to be the celebrity speaker.[] He was born to a type 1 diabetes mellitus mother at 39 weeks by emergency cesarean section due to fetal distress and breech presentation.[]

  • Asthma

    […] serum levels of potassium, magnesium, and phosphate.[] As he gained weight and improved his strength, he attended classes and participated in sports.A few months later, with improvement of his health, Toshi and his parents decided[] Currently, he continues both treatments: omalizumab for asthma and topical steroid for EoE.[]

  • Acute Liver Failure

    Electrolyte imbalances—specifically sodium and potassium imbalances—may result from water retention and impaired function of the sodium-potassium pump.[] He had hyperthermia at the onset of disease. At admission, he had severe liver injury with unknown etiology.[] The causative agent of hepatic encephalopathy (HE) has not been identified with certainty.[]

  • Small Bowel Obstruction

    potassium level) Abdominal surgery Decreased blood supply to the intestines Infections inside the abdomen, such as appendicitis Kidney or lung disease Use of certain medicines[] He then underwent enterolysis, cryptorchidectomy, and appendectomy. He recovered gradually from the operations and early postoperative inflammatory ileus.[] potassium levels) Complications of abdominal surgery Decreased blood supply to the intestines ( mesenteric ischemia ) Infections inside the abdomen, such as appendicitis[]

  • Thyrotoxic Periodic Paralysis

    Found to have decreased potassium of 2.7 mmol/L and a decreased thyroid stimulating hormone level of 0.81.[] He was resuscitated and his hypokalemia was corrected, and he had a full recovery.[] Studies suggest that restoration of potassium levels leads to resolution of paralysis, with potassium decreasing the time to resolution from 13 hours to six hours. 5 However[]

  • Diarrhea

    In the 1940s, oral solutions were developed ( 23 ), and the effect of potassium replacement in reducing mortality was recognized, which led to substantial decreases in case[] Acutely, he developed 5 days of fever as high as 39.4 C. He had a remote travel history to the Middle East.[] He developed dehydration and stage 2 AKI, with a doubling of his serum creatinine. He had been receiving enalapril, as a prescribed medication, over one year.[]

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