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Table. 3.

Table. 3.

Daily electrolyte and mineral requirements for pediatric patients

ElectrolytePreterm neonateInfants/Children Adolescents
Sodium2~5 mEq/kg2~5 mEq/kg1 ~2 mEq/kg
Potassium2~4 mEq/kg2~4 mEq/kg1 ~2 mEq/kg
Calcium2~4 mEq/kg0.5 ~4 mEq/kg10~20 mEq
Phosphorus1 ~2 mmol/kg0.5~2 mEq/kg10~ 40 mmol
Magnesium0.3~0.5 mEq/kg0.3~0.5 mEq/kg10~30 mEq
Surg Metab Nutr 2019;10:9-14 https://doi.org/10.18858/smn.2019.10.1.9
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