hyponatremia

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hy·po·na·tre·mi·a

 (hī′pō-nə-trē′mē-ə)
n.
An abnormally low plasma concentration of sodium ions.

[hypo- + New Latin natrium, sodium; see hypernatremia + -emia.]
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Noun1.hyponatremia - abnormally low level of sodium in the blood; associated with dehydration
symptom - (medicine) any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease
hypernatremia - excessive amounts of sodium in the blood; possibly indicating diabetes insipidus
Translations
hyponatrémie

hy·po·na·tre·mi·a

n. hiponatremia, deficiencia en el contenido de sodio en la sangre.

hyponatremia

n hiponatremia
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31] Similarly patients with chronic hyponatremia (hyponatremia lasting for > 48 h) also did not exhibit any symptoms.
In patients with chronic hyponatremia, neurological sequelae are associated with the need for a more rapid rate of correction of serum sodium.
However, it is not clear whether the mechanisms that contribute to the development of chronic hyponatremia are involved in our study.
The investigators found that patients with chronic hyponatremia --at least two sodium values below 135 mmol/L at least 1 year apart --were far more likely to be later diagnosed with osteoporosis (adjusted odds ratio, 3.

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