Ringers solution


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Ring′er's solu`tion

(ˈrɪŋ ərz)

n.
an aqueous solution of the chlorides of sodium, potassium, and calcium in the same concentrations as normal body fluids, used chiefly in the laboratory for sustaining tissue.
[1890–95; after Sydney Ringer (1835–1910), English physician]
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A rehydration strategy was instituted with lactated ringers solution and a mannitol infusion was commenced to maintain diuresis.
This often occurs because all patients undergoing endoscopy (or other procedures) get Lactated Ringers solution, but the effects for patients with ESRD can be serious.
Owens' orders for the surgery specified that the patient was to receive lactated ringers solution (a salt-based solution) in her IV.