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Can you explain the symptoms of magnesium deficiency?

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Can you explain the symptoms of magnesium deficiency?
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Neurology
Expert:  DR.EHTISHAM replied 4 months ago.

Hi

Welcome to JA and thanks for asking

Magnesium deficiency or hypomagnesemia can present in the following ways

Muscular weakness,Tremors,Seizure,Paresthesias and Tetany

There can be various disturbances of heart rhythm

It can present with features related to low potassium and calcium as well

Here is a write up about magnesium deficiency

http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/2038394-overview

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Expert:  DR.EHTISHAM replied 4 months ago.

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Expert:  DR.EHTISHAM replied 4 months ago.

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