hyperosmolar


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Related to hyperosmolar: Hyperosmolar coma

hyperosmolar

pertaining to or emanating from hyperosmolality.

hyperosmolar nonketotic coma
coma due to hyperosmolality, e.g. hyperglycemia in some diabetic patients. See also hyperglycemic hyperosmolar nonketotic coma.
hyperosmolar nonketotic diabetes
diabetes characterized by high blood levels of glucose but without significantly increased blood levels of ketone bodies.
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Comparison of the effects of an isosmolar and hyperosmolar oral rehydrating solution on the hydration status, glycemia and ileal content composition of healthy neonatal calves.
These studies showed that prolonged hyperosmolar solution infusion through peripheral lines had a significant time- and concentration-dependent relationship with thrombophlebitis and other complications.
This may be due to hypovolaemia as much of the cases had hyperosmolar urine with high urine specific gravity (57.
acute myocardial infarction, diabetes ketoacidosis, hyperglycemic hyperosmolar state, or stroke).
Insulin and glucagon ratio in the patho-physiology of diabetic ketoacidosis and hyperosmolar hyperglycemic non-ketotic diabetes.
Dialysate solutions can be acidic and hyperosmolar, and have high glucose concentrations.
Tissue injury from extravasated contrast has a hyperosmolar effect drawing fluid from surrounding cells which then results in cell death by dehydration.
Sonographically guided intratendinous injection of hyperosmolar dextrose to treat chronic tendinosis of the Achilles tendon: a pilot study.
Pflugfelder, "JNK and ERK MAP kinases mediate induction of IL-1[beta], TNF-[alpha] and IL-8 following hyperosmolar stress in human limbal epithelial cells," Experimental Eye Research, vol.
Wong, "Sonographically guided intratendinous injection of hyperosmolar dextrose to treat chronic tendinosis of the Achilles tendon: a pilot study," American Journal of Roentgenology, vol.
One possible explanation could be acute putaminal dysfunction, secondary to hyperglycemic or hyperosmolar insult.
Hyperosmolar dextrose injection for recalcitrant Osgood-Schlatter disease.

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