Hypomagnesemia is having a serum magnesium concentration of <1.3 mEq/L.
Patients with mild hypomagnesemia is asymptomatic and have usually a serum Mg >0.5 mmol/L. While those with moderate-severe hypomagnesemia, the patient is symptomatic and have serum Mg <5 mmol/L.
Hypermagnesemia signs and symptoms usually do not appear unless Mg >2 mmol/L (5 mg/dL). It rarely occurs and usually iatrogenic.
Abnormal lung function and histological features have been found in diabetics, and there is enough evidence showing that the lungs are another target organ of diabetes, says a specialist at the 9th Diabetes Complications Conference and Grand Rounds organized by the National Diabetes Institute (NADI).
Global hypomethylation of Alu appears to increasingly influence distant metastatic differentiated thyroid cancer (DTC), poorly (P)DTC and anaplastic (A)TC, according to a recent study. This suggests that the epigenetic entity may be involved in thyroid cancer progression and dedifferentiation.
Women who breastfed their infants for a longer duration appeared to have a lower risk of diabetes compared with women who did not breastfeed, according to an observational study spanning three decades.