• Ananda Shiva Prasad
Part of the Topics in Hematology book series (TOHE)


Magnesium is one of the most plentiful elements on earth, and it is the fourth most abundant cation in the vertebrate. Magnesium is associated with many different biological processes, indicating that it may have a fundamental role in life (Aikawa, 1971, 1976).


Celiac Disease Serum Magnesium Magnesium Deficiency Alcohol Withdrawal Syndrome Delirium Tremens 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ananda Shiva Prasad
    • 1
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  1. 1.School of Medicine and Department of Medicine, Harper-Grace HospitalWayne State UniversityDetroitUSA
  2. 2.Veterans Administration HospitalAllen ParkUSA

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