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DJK wrote at 2015-10-03 19:17:33
In my case, my potassium was at 2.7 even while taking RX:30ml of liquid potassium cloride daily. It turned out that I had an adrenal tumor aka: pheochromocytoma. Potassium level immediately returned to normal range when adrenal gland w/tumor was removed.


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Samantha, MLT (ASCP)

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I can answer most general questions about all aspects of laboratory testing. But I'm not a doctor! I can just give general answers.

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I have been the chemistry supervisor at the hopsital where I work for 11 years. I am an MLT (ASCP)which means I am board certified.

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Associate's Degree, Medical Lab Technician, 1997.

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