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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. 1981;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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