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low potassium, anemia, and gastrits link

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  • Posted By: Anonymous
  • October 17, 2006
  • 06:07 AM

I have chronic hypokalemia (low potassium) and chronic anemia. After a double endoscopy, the surgeon found gastritis and pyloric erosion. I take aldosterone, potassium supplements, and 1500% iron suppliments per day. Could the hypokalemia be caused by the stomach problems, or could another problem be causing the symptoms?

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