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Hypomagnesemia in Massive Transfusion

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During massive transfusion many blood constituents may decline, including serum magnesium. Ho and Leonard identified factors that can help to identify a patient with hypomagnesemia. The authors are from Royal Perth Hospital and the University of Western Australia.

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