Our Low Potassium (Hypokalemia) Main Article provides a comprehensive look at the who, what, when and how of Low Potassium (Hypokalemia)
Definition of Potassium deficiency
Potassium deficiency: Inadequate potassium intake and hence potassium levels in the blood that are abnormally low. This state is termed hypokalemia. For further information, see: Hypokalemia and Potassium balance.
Last Editorial Review: 6/9/2016
Back to MedTerms online medical dictionary A-Z List
Need help identifying pills and medications?