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A 58 year old man on haemodialysis presents with profound weakness after a weekend fishing trip.
Hyperkalaemia (This man's serum potassium was 9.6 mmol/L.)
The following changes may be seen in hyperkalaemia
small or absent P waves atrial fibrillation wide QRS shortened or absent ST segment wide, tall and tented T waves ventricular fibrillation
with permision from the site of Dr. Dean Jenkins
EKG World Encyclopedia http://cme.med.mcgill.ca/php/index.php , courtesy of Michael Rosengarten BEng, MD.McGill
Michael Rosengarten BEng, MD.McGill
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