isotonic solution


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Related to isotonic solution: Hypotonic solution, Hypertonic solution
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Noun1.isotonic solution - a solution having the same osmotic pressure as blood
solution - a homogeneous mixture of two or more substances; frequently (but not necessarily) a liquid solution; "he used a solution of peroxide and water"
Ringer solution, Ringer's solution - an aqueous solution containing the chlorides of sodium and potassium and calcium that is isotonic to animal tissues; used to correct dehydration and (in physiological experiments) as a medium for in vitro preparations
saline, saline solution - an isotonic solution of sodium chloride and distilled water
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Animal studies have shown an increased renin activity and vascular resistance, and decreased GFR when given this isotonic solution. A study in which patients in critical care units received chlorine-restricted fluids experienced a lower incidence of AKI and lower need for RRT, when compared to a retrospective group.
Both the culture from the US pump tube and the isotonic solution were positive for R.
(10) Thus, appropriate dilutions of a well-mixed EDTA specimen with an isotonic solution can generally render an accurate WBC count.
9,259,384 B2) covers a method of enhancing wound healing in mucosal tissues by administering a therapeutically effective amount of a sterile isotonic solution to a subject.
I stuffed dehydrated meals under my seat, squished several bladders full of isotonic solution and water behind my seat, crammed jelly energy blocks into the pockets of my buoyancy aid and attached thermos flasks to the deck.
[6] Since fat and hypertonic fluids inhibit gastric emptying, for safety reasons the preferred energy source is carbohydrate in an isotonic solution.
"Coconut water is also an isotonic solution that replenishes the body and hydrates it," clarifies Dr Kanika Malhotra, Clinical nutritionist, Healthcare at Home, Delhi.
The patient would benefit from an isotonic solution at a lower rate or a hypertonic solution until she is returned to an isotonic state.
Loop diuretics might be used to isotonic solution after extracellular fluid volume has been filled.
In the simulation, the cryoprotectant was glycerol, the diluent was the isotonic solution only containing NaCl (290 mOsm), and the blood was mimicked by the red blood cell suspension only containing NaCl and glycerol (NaCl: 290 mOsm; glycerol: 6500 mOsm; and hematocrit: 30%).