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Potassium shift in thyrotoxic periodic paralysis.
  1. J. Feely

    Abstract

    A thyrotoxic patient who initially presented with periodic paralysis is described. Precipitation of an attack by a high carbohydrate diet was associated with only a modest fall in plasma potassium but with a marked rise in total blood cell potassium.

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