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The predominant cations present in the intracellular fluid are .

A
sodium ions
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chlorine ions
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C
calcium ions
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D
potassium ions
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Solution

The correct option is D potassium ions
Potassium ions form the majority among the ions present in the intracellular fluid (ICF). Besides potassium, ICF also has moderate amount of magnesium ions and low concentrations of sodium and calcium ions.

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