Heart India

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2014  |  Volume : 2  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 59--61

Life-threatening Hyperkalemia: Can Aggressive Medical Therapy Defer Temporary Pacing


Sudhanshu Kumar Dwivedi, Pankaj Kumar, Gaurav Chaudhary, Ram Kirti Saran, Sharad Chandra 
 Department of Cardiology, King George's Medical University, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India

Correspondence Address:
Pankaj Kumar
Department of Cardiology, King George«SQ»s Medical University, Chowk, Lucknow - 226 003, Uttar Pradesh
India

Hyperkalemia is a life-threatening metabolic condition that can induce deadly cardiac arrhythmias. Here, we present a case of severe life-threatening hyperkalemia in a 35-year-old man with preexisting renal impairment who was managed only medically with close electrocardiogram and vital monitoring.


How to cite this article:
Dwivedi SK, Kumar P, Chaudhary G, Saran RK, Chandra S. Life-threatening Hyperkalemia: Can Aggressive Medical Therapy Defer Temporary Pacing.Heart India 2014;2:59-61


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Dwivedi SK, Kumar P, Chaudhary G, Saran RK, Chandra S. Life-threatening Hyperkalemia: Can Aggressive Medical Therapy Defer Temporary Pacing. Heart India [serial online] 2014 [cited 2019 Oct 14 ];2:59-61
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