hyperosmolar


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Related to hyperosmolar: Hyperosmolar coma
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hyperosmolar

adj hiperosmolar
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In fact, it's been reported that obese people are slightly hyperosmolar and tend to have elevated vasopressin levels.
Glucose is currently the hyperosmolar agent of choice of many prolotherapy practitioners and research supports its efficacy as a cytokine expressant due to its interference with cellular osmolality (28) (29).
Severe high blood sugar (hyperglycaemia) Severely elevated glucose levels can result in a medical emergency like diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) or hyperglycaemic hyperosmolar nonketotic syndrome.
Acute Emergencies: Hypoglycemia and Hyperosmolar Hyperglycemic State (HHS) are two main emergencies encountered in people with Type-2 diabetes.
According to the osmolarity, as proposed by CONSTABLE (2003), the OES prepared with Enerlyte[R] Plus and with Glutellac[R] are considered hipoosmolar, the one prepared with Rehydion[R] Gel is isoosmolar, and those prepared with Hydrafeed[R] and Nutronlyt[R] are hyperosmolar.
If left untreated, diabetes can cause many complications including diabetic ketoacidosis, hyperosmolar hyperglycemic state, or death.
It is either due to stimulation by chemoreceptors due to acid or hyperosmolar substances, mechano receptors by distension or thermo receptors by hot and cold food19.
Introduction: Hyperosmolar therapy with hypertonic saline (HTS) is a cornerstone in the management of intracranial hypertension and hyponatremia in the neurological intensive care unit.
90%) had hyperosmolar urine and cause may be due to hypovolemia and 6 (15.
The probability for testing errors is highest when capillary blood samples are collected from patients who have impaired peripheral perfusion, which can occur when the conditions of dehydration, shock or hypotension, or hyperosmolar hyperglycemic shock are present.
5) In cases with a viable fetus, local injection of potassium chloride and hyperosmolar glucose or crystalline trichosanthin will act as an embryocide.
Silicone hydrogel lenses are often advocated in these patients due to their high oxygen permeability and relatively low water content, which makes them less likely to dehydrate in the presence of a hyperosmolar tear film.
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