kaliuresis


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Noun1.kaliuresis - the presence of excess potassium in the urine
symptom - (medicine) any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease
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ka·li·u·re·sis

n. caliuresis, aumento en la excreción de potasio en la orina.
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Intraperitoneal administration of AE also produced significant diuresis coupled with natriuresis and kaliuresis in rats (12), that could also contribute to the hypotensive effect.
These occur due to increased natriuresis, kaliuresis, and diuresis in response to lowered insulin levels [18-21] greatest between days 1 and 4 of a fast or ketogenic diet [18].
Significant kaliuresis was observed at 250 mg/kg (P<0.01), 500 mg/kg (P<0.05) and 1000 mg/kg (P<0.01).
Bradykinin [B.sub.2] and muscarinic receptors blockade prevents diuresis, natriuresis, kaliuresis, and chloride excretion induced by ES-EC
Hypokalemia is frequently associated with metabolic alkalosis because kaliuresis is increased in response to low [H.sup.+] concentration (2).
These factors are associated with kidney hypertrophy, glomerular hyperfiltration, increased albumin excretion in the urine, increased diuresis, natriuresis, kaliuresis associated to changes in blood pressure, augmented risk for nephrolithiasis, alterations in the kidney morphology, interstitial fibrosis and increased production of oxygen-reactive species, with a consequent increase of oxidative stress.
Ingestion of its leaves or a decoction of its leaves causes hypokalaemia (Kaliuresis and cardiac arrhythmias), metabolic acidosis, hypotension and hypoxia probably due to distal renal tubular acidosis, ARDS and toxin induced vasodilatation respectively.