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The main contents of this chapter include all of the following: Protein metabolism, oxidation of amino acids, protein synthesis, catabolic-anabolic steady state, nutrient pools, amino acid pool, carbohydrate and fat pools, absorptive and postabsorptive states,...
Table 46-3 Causes of Hypokalemia
I. Decreased intake
B. Clay ingestion
II. Redistribution into cells
1. Metabolic alkalosis
3. α-Adrenergic antagonists
C. Anabolic state
1. Vitamin B12 or folic acid (red blood cell production)
2. Granulocyte-macrophage colony stimulating factor (white blood cell production)
3. Total parenteral nutrition
3. Hypokalemic periodic paralysis
4. Barium toxicity
III. Increased loss