Table 1

Biochemical changes in the patients with hypokalaemic paralysis

AgeSexS.K+ (mmol/l)S.Na+(mmol/l)HCO3−(mmol/l)S.Cl(mmol/l)S.PO4(mmol/l)Urine pHBlood pHDiagnosis
32M2.50136.0023.0098.007.007.44TPP
48M1.55144.0019.00105.001.136.507.42TPP
21M3.41137.0021.00107.000.846.507.46Idiopathic HP
22M1.86141.0020.00107.000.556.007.39Idiopathic HP
20M3.40136.0021.8099.000.946.507.35Idiopathic HP
38M1.00150.0028.60102.000.788.007.48Gitelman syndrome
52M3.03138.0018.20108.006.507.42Idiopathic HP
19M2.20146.0029.0098.000.716.507.47Gitelman syndrome
42M2.00143.0023.0099.006.007.41Idiopathic HP
27M2.70128.5019.0094.006.007.48Idiopathic HP
47M1.44148.0020.70115.001.086.007.45TPP
34M2.20139.0021.0099.001.226.007.38Idiopathic HP
29M1.50124.0029.2097.800.618.007.47Gitelman syndrome
32M3.07142.0023.20116.000.657.007.41Idiopathic HP
18M1.90144.009.20111.001.975.007.22Type 2 RTA
35M1.89148.0026.10108.000.896.507.44Idiopathic HP
35M1.60149.0015.70111.006.007.37Idiopathic HP
19M2.20138.0018.00101.001.306.507.40Idiopathic HP
22F2.50128.003.50110.000.787.507.28Type 1 RTA
40M3.00138.0026.50100.001.076.507.40Idiopathic HP
22F1.60146.0016.50110.000.617.007.10Type 1 RTA
48M2.50143.0023.0098.001.236.007.40Idiopathic HP
45F1.30140.0010.00112.001.656.007.20Type 1 RTA
22M2.00142.0021.00102.001.076.007.38TPP
30M1.62123.0030.0080.900.716.507.49Gitelman syndrome
34M1.17140.0020.60107.001.296.507.37TPP
30M3.40133.0020.30103.001.105.007.40Idiopathic HP
32M2.30133.0025.0099.801.168.007.38Idiopathic HP
17M3.04140.0023.00103.001.585.007.38Idiopathic HP
47M2.80133.2022.7098.901.135.007.39Idiopathic HP
  • HP, hypokalaemic paralysis; RTA, renal tubular acidosis; TPP, thyrotoxic periodic paralysis. S=serum