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Severe hyperkalemia: A condition which is characterized be a severe elevation of a persons potassium levels. See detailed information below for a list of 8 causes of Severe hyperkalemia, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Medical Conditions associated with Severe hyperkalemia:
Symptoms related to Severe hyperkalemia:
Increased ingestion of potassium, Increased ingestion of high potassium foods, Increased ingestion of potassium containing drugs, IV fluids containing potassium, Blood transfusion of stored blood, Acute kidney failure (156 causes), Chronic kidney failure
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