Hypophosphatemia: Clinical Consequences and Management

S. M. Brunelli, S. Goldfarb
2007 Journal of the American Society of Nephrology  
Current evidence regarding the clinical consequences of hypophosphatemia is not straightforward. Given the potentially different implications of hypophosphatemia among various patient groups, this commentary touches on patients with low serum phosphate after acute hospitalization, those with chronic ambulatory hypophosphatemia, and those with hypophosphatemia in the setting of advanced renal disease. Finally, this commentary examines the evidence regarding how best to replete phosphorous in the
more » ... phosphorous in the hypophosphatemic patient.
doi:10.1681/asn.2007020143 pmid:17568018 fatcat:olzdyicawbdh3hquzfkh42yi74