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Although magnesium deficiency is not widely appreciated as a factor in the pathogensis of human diseases, magnesium is a significant component of body mineral content as well as a principal intracellular cation involved in many metabolic processes. It is the intent of this book to correct the impression that magnesium deficiency is unusual and rarely a clinical problem; in fact, it is viewed as a potential factor in the pathogenesis of many clinical disorders involving the cardiovascular, skeletal, and renal systems. It stretches reason a bit, however, to consider that magnesium deficiency could be involved in so many different and
Magnesium Deficiency in the Pathogenesis of Disease. Early Roots of Cardiovascular, Skeletal, and Renal Abnormalities.. Ann Intern Med. ;94:552. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-94-4-552_2
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1981;94(4_Part_1):552.
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