Difference between revisions of "Hypophosphatemia"

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==Background==
 
==Background==
2.5-2.8 Mild
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*2.5-2.8 Mild
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*1.0-2.5 Mod
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*<1.0 Severe
  
1.0-2.5 Mod
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==Diagnosis==
 
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*CNS
<1.0 Severe
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**Weakness
 +
**Circumoral and fingertip paresthesias
 +
**Decreased DTRs
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**Decreased mental status
 +
*Cardiac
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**Impaired myocardial function
  
 
==Treatment ==
 
==Treatment ==
#Mild-mod --> PO
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#Mild-mod
##KPhos /neutra phos
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##KPhos /neutra phos PO
#Severe --> IV* (same)
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#Severe
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##KPhos 2.5-5 mg/kg IV over 6hr
  
10-20meq normally
 
  
 
[[Category:FEN]]
 
[[Category:FEN]]

Revision as of 05:55, 4 May 2011

Background

  • 2.5-2.8 Mild
  • 1.0-2.5 Mod
  • <1.0 Severe

Diagnosis

  • CNS
    • Weakness
    • Circumoral and fingertip paresthesias
    • Decreased DTRs
    • Decreased mental status
  • Cardiac
    • Impaired myocardial function

Treatment

  1. Mild-mod
    1. KPhos /neutra phos PO
  2. Severe
    1. KPhos 2.5-5 mg/kg IV over 6hr