Potassium in diet

Alternative Names

Diet – potassium

Definition of Potassium in diet

Potassium is a mineral involved in electrical and cellular body functions. In the body, potassium is classified as an electrolyte.

Review

David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc, and avid C. Dugdale, III, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine. – 5/26/2010

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