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VOLUME 24 , ISSUE 7 ( July, 2020 ) > List of Articles

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Critical Illness Polyneuromyopathy and the Diagnostic Dilemma

Sulakshana Sulakshana, Banavathu Kishansing Naik

Keywords : Critical illness polyneuromyopathy, Diabetic ketoacidosis, Hypokalemia

Citation Information : Sulakshana S, Naik BK. Critical Illness Polyneuromyopathy and the Diagnostic Dilemma. Indian J Crit Care Med 2020; 24 (7):603-603.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10071-23485

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 05-09-2020

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2020; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.


Abstract

Critical illness polyneuromyopathy is a growing concern in intensive care units, but its presentation within 24–48 hours of admission is very unusual. Such presentations should be carefully scrutinized, especially in the presence of severe hypokalemia.


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