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What would cause high serum potassium levels

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what would cause high serum potassium levels
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 month ago.

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Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 month ago.

weakness of your kidneys is the most common cause of high blood potassium levels

have you had blood testing to check on your kidneys

you may need a 24 hour urine collection to see how well your kidneys are working.