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Case Report

Liquorice Intoxication Can Lead to Cardiac Arrest!

Table 1

Pertinent laboratory findings.

ParameterValueNormal value

Plasma sodium144135-145 mmol/L
Plasma potassium1.653.5-5 mmol/L
Plasma chloride10195-105 mmol/L
Plasma bicarbonate4322-29 mmol/L
Plasma creatine kinase2270<210 UI/L
Plasma creatinine0.800.70-1.20 mg/dL
Plasma glucose123.3-5.5 mmol/L
Urinary sodium156mmol/24 h
Urinary potassium80mmol/24 h
Plasma renin activity
Supine<0.040.04-0.52 pmol/L/s
Upright0.430.28-1.06 pmol/L/s
Supine plasma aldosterone10622-477 pmol/L

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