About the Disease


Hyperkalemia, also known as high potassium, causes elevated plasma potassium levels. It is a chronic disease that affects the circulatory system.

Source: National Institutes of Health

Related Organizations

Diagnosis Codes

ICD-10: E87.5, P74.31

Alliance Partners

Patients can receive free education and support services.

The National Kidney Foundation conducts research and provides education and support for all people affected by kidney disease.