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Dr. Arun Prasad

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Fluids for hypernatremia

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Dr. Benard Shehu MD

, is hypotensive and dehydrated. I understand that it is not the normal practice to use an IV fluid with NORMAL saline if the patient also has hypernatremia (e.g. sodium 146 mmol/L,150 mmol/L, 157 mmol/L)... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Benard Shehu ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Avinash Ignatius MD

to hypernatremia , and if you then decrease the blood sodium level by more than 0.5 mEq/L per hour you can develop ... not eating any salt. I calculated that my blood should not be altered by more than 4 ounces of... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Avinash Ignatius ( Nephrologist)
Dr.  Remy Koshy MD

Mr. XXXXXXX XXXXXXX 65 years male consulted with doctor for Nausea and Vomiting . Diagnostic Impression is Uncontrolled Type 2 DM and Hypovolemic hypo-osmolar hypernatremia . Kindly opine- 1) Whether ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Remy Koshy ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ram Choudhary MD

disorder (without acute transformation), delerium, recent development of hypernatremia , two TIAs a few ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ram Choudhary ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Anshul Varshney MD

disorder (without acute transformation), hypernatremia, has been hypotensive and afebrile for weeks, has ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Anshul Varshney ( Internal Medicine Specialist)

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Dr.  Stephen Christensen MD

Hi Doctor, My grandfather is an 87 years old man with COPD . He recently started having poor appetite and drink less than 500ml/day. This has lead to hypernatrimia. Besides depression, are there other possible cuase to his... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Stephen Christensen ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta MD

Can you tell me which medical specialty would be best suited to consult on a 73 year old female who developed hypernatremia (due to diabetes insipidus ) following 12 weeks of hospitalization? She ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Sassen S Kwasa MD

and the basic metabolic panel results include hypernatremia ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sassen S Kwasa ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Aashish Raghu MD

hypocalcemia, hypernatremia, ect and why? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Aashish Raghu ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Mahesh Kumar T S MD

Mother was just released from hospital for hypernatremia and UTI. Was given IV ciprpflaxcin in hospital from 2/6 thru discharge today 2/8. Mother has excessive saliva/drooling which she has never had ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mahesh Kumar T S ( Dentist)