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  1. ... Hyperkalemic Periodic Paralysis Type 1 Genetic Testing Registry: Familial hyperkalemic periodic paralysis Genetic Testing Registry: Hyperkalemic Periodic Paralysis Type 1 ...
  2. Myopathies (Muscular Dystrophy Association) - PDF  
    ... to check your thyroid function, especially if a family history of this condition is lacking.) Hyperkalemic periodic paralysis Cause: This disease is caused by distinct mutations ...
  3. The health care provider may suspect hyperkalemic periodic paralysis based on a family history of the disorder. Other clues to the disorder are muscle weakness symptoms that come and go with normal or high results ...
  4. Paralysis (National Library of Medicine)  
    Paralysis is the loss of muscle function in part of your body. It happens when something goes wrong with the way messages pass between your brain and muscles. ...
  5. ... of a group of genetic disorders that includes hyperkalemic periodic paralysis and thyrotoxic periodic paralysis .
  6. Familial Periodic Paralyses From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke) - Short Summary  
    ... may develop chronic muscle weakness later in life. Hyperkalemic periodic paralysis is characterized by a rise in potassium levels ... avoiding strenuous exercise and fasting, can help prevent hyperkalemic attacks. ... for the familial periodic paralyses varies. Chronic attacks may result in progressive ...
  7. Exercising with a Muscle Disease (Muscular Dystrophy Association) - PDF  
    ... are most likely to experience an attack of paralysis. In hyperkalemic periodic paraly- sis , attacks can come on within seconds ... cardiac precautions apply. Ion Channel Diseases paramyotonia congenita, periodic paralysis (hypokalemic & hyperkalemic) Channels in muscle fibers that allow the passage ...
  8. Muscle Disorders (National Library of Medicine)  
    Your muscles help you move and help your body work. Different types of muscles have different jobs. There are many problems that can affect muscles. Muscle ...