fluid imbalance

fluid imbalance

Metabolism A relative ↑ or ↓ in intracellular or extracellular H2O. See Hypervolemia, Hypovolemia.
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Deficiency of GLP-1 leads to fast transit of food through a shortened bowel and diminished absorption of nutrients leading to severe nutritional deficiency and fluid imbalance.
Several studies [4-8] have noted a relationship between fluid imbalance and mortality in critically ill patients.
Urinating more or less than this can be a sign of a fluid imbalance.
I found myself thinking about what's the new drug for hypertension, and what do you do if there is a fluid imbalance due to hypertension.
Monitoring of serum electrolyte values, including trends in serum sodium levels, assessing fluid status through physical assessments, keeping accurate records of intake and output and cumulative balances, daily weights, review and consideration of the type of solutions infused (IV, enteral) and those taken orally, and informing the intensivist when fluid intake greatly exceeds output balance can facilitate recognition of fluid imbalance that requires further assessment and a change in the plan of care.
Electrolyte and fluid imbalance should be corrected prior to administration of Losartan.
This leads to large amounts of protein in the urine, causing fluid imbalance.
An over-the-counter nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) may reduce pain and inflammation, but can sometimes interfere with GI function, exacerbate fluid imbalance, and contribute to short-term liver dysfunction in long distance runners.
It also treats the fluid imbalance that causes so many diabetics to urinate frequently and be thirsty.
Fluid imbalance, which can be a problem with other methods of endometrial ablation, is not a concern with cryoblation because only 10-20 cc of saline are injected during the 10-minute procedure.
Other plastic surgeons refused to discuss the Fernandez case but said that removing large amounts of fat at once can cause dangerous blood loss and fluid imbalance.
This fluid imbalance in the lungs causes a cascade of mucus plugging, infection and inflammation that characterizes CF and accounts for a large portion of the morbidity and mortality seen with CF.