HYPOPHOSPHATEMIA

HYPOPHOSPHATEMIA is a topic covered in the Harrison's Manual of Medicine.

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Mild hypophosphatemia is not usually associated with clinical symptoms. In severe hypophosphatemia, pts may have muscle weakness, numbness, paresthesia, and confusion. Rhabdomyolysis may develop during rapidly progressive hypophosphatemia. Respiratory insufficiency can result from diaphragm muscle weakness.

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