Chloride-responsive | definition of chloride-responsive by Medical dictionary
Treatable with normal saline (a 0.9% solution of sodium chloride).
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(2) Metabolic alkalosis, particularly when it is chloride-responsive, may increase the AG by 4 - 6 mmol/l.
Urine chloride measurement is used to divide metabolic alkaloses into those that are chloride-responsive (U-[Cl-]<25 mmol/l) and those that are chloride-resistant (U-[Cl-] >40 mmol/l).
Which one of the following causes a chloride-responsive