Water and Sodium Disorders

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This condition is usually the result of severe hyperglycemia, which causes a dillutional effect by shifting water out of the ICF
Where does demyelination occur in osmotic demyelination?
CNS effects in hypernatremia are due to:
Ingestion of hypertonic NaCl or sodium bicarbonate can lead to this:
Polyuria is defined as an output of > ____ L/day
Rapid correction of chronic hyponatremia may casue
THis provides the ultimate protection against hypernatremia
Hypernatremia is defined as plasma sodium above:
Hypoosmolarity is a serum osmolarity of less than:mOsm/kg
_______ is suppressed in conditions of hypotonicity, causing a dilute urine
What is the mechanism for hypernatremia in diabetes insipidus?
_______ secretion is stimulated in conditions of volume depletion or hypertonicity, causing water to be reabsorbed and a concentrated urine to be excreted
Acute hyponatremia can cause death from the effects of
What is the treatment for central DI?nasal spray
Hyponatremia is a plasma sodium concentration of less than
This type of hypotonic hyponatremia is a result of chronic congestive heart failure, portal hypertension or nephrotic syndrome
A condition that reflects the inability of the kidneys to handle the excretion of free water to match oral intake
The most common cause of acute hyponatremia is
An elderly patient with diminished mental status has an infection. What is their likely sodium status?
In hypernatremia correct ___% of the water deficit in the first 12-24 hours
This type of hypotonic hyponatremia is a result of SIADH (syndrome of inappropriate secretion of ADH), or hypothyroidism
This type of hypotonic hyponatremia is a result of contracted ECF volume from diarrhea, vomiting, etc
Condition where renal tubules do not respond normally to ADH
Do not increase plasma sodium concentration more than _____ mEq/L/day
Thrist is stimulated when serum osmolarity rises above _______ mOsm/kg
Decreased ADH production due to a primary increase in water intake in psychogenic (primary) polydipsia induces
What is the treatment for psychogenic (primary) polydipsia?Manage psychiatric disorder and avoid drugs that cause dry mouth
Loss of potassium from EFC causes movement of potassium___ of the ICF
What is the treatment for nephrogenic DI?
In diabetes insipidus this is the additional symptom in hypernatremia

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Created May 17, 2011ReportNominate
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