water-electrolyte imbalance

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water-electrolyte imbalance

n. desequilibrio hidroelectrolítico.
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The autopsy found he had suffered tonsillar herniation due to swelling of the brain which pathologist Dr Ciaran O Riain attributed to hyponatraemia - an electrolyte disturbance caused by lower than normal sodium levels.
We corrected the electrolyte disturbance by infusing a 3% sodium chloride solution until her neurologic manifestations disappeared, at which time her serum sodium concentration had risen back to 135 mEq/L.
Epileptic seizures can be a primary event resulting from the direct effect of active SLE manifestation in the CNS or occur independently of lupus activity itself, being associated with CNS infections, uremia, hypertension, or electrolyte disturbance.
Urinary tract infection was the most common medical etiology for the delirium (11), followed by medications (6), poor glycemic control (3), electrolyte disturbance (1), acute central nervous system events (1), and dehydration (1).
However, women taking the lower dose had fewer cases of high-grade nausea and vomiting, electrolyte disturbance, and pleural effusion.
In children it is important to determine whether it is provoked by a head trauma, hypoglycemia or an electrolyte disturbance.
Drinking too much water can result in a condition called hyponatremia, an electrolyte disturbance that occurs when sodium levels in the bloodstream fall dangerously low.
Specific chapter topics include seizures in organ transplant recipients, alcohol-related seizures in ICU, and electrolyte disturbance and critical care seizures.
Hypophosphatemia (abnormally low concentration of phosphate in the blood) is a common electrolyte disturbance in patients treated with CRRT.
today announced the initiation of a Phase III multi-center, randomized, placebo controlled, double-blind study of lixivaptan for congestive heart failure patients who suffer from hyponatremia, which is an electrolyte disturbance marked by low sodium levels in the blood.
Hyponatremia is an electrolyte disturbance in which sodium ion concentration in blood plasma is lower than normal.
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