Use of a phosphorus-enriched dialysis solution to hemodialyze a patient with lithium intoxication

Artif Organs. 1995 Jan;19(1):94-5. doi: 10.1111/j.1525-1594.1995.tb02251.x.


A normophosphatemic patient suffering from lithium intoxication was hemodialyzed with a phosphorus-enriched, bicarbonate-based dialysis solution. A post-dialysis fall in plasma phosphorus level was prevented.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Hemodialysis Solutions*
  • Humans
  • Lithium / poisoning*
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Phosphorus / administration & dosage*
  • Poisoning / therapy
  • Renal Dialysis*


  • Hemodialysis Solutions
  • Phosphorus
  • Lithium