Central pontine myelinolysis is a neurologic disease caused by severe damage of the myelin sheath of nerve cells in the brainstem, more precisely ...
Spironolactone (marketed as Aldactone or Spiritone) is a synthetic 17-lactone steroid which is a renal competitive aldosterone antagonist in a class of pharmaceuticals called potassium-sparing diuretics, used primarily to treat low-renin hypertension, hypokalemia, and Conn's syndrome. On its own, spironolactone is only a weak diuretic, but it can be combined with other diuretics. ...
Central pontine myelinolysis as related to Spironolactone
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The underlying cause should be treated where possible. Patients with a plasma sodium concentration greater than 125 mmol/l rarely need specific therapy for ...
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A case of severe hyponatraemia with a discussion of sodium and water balance
- Hyponatraemia in clinical practice - NCBI
Cases Journal 2010, 3:77 doi:10.1186/1757-1626-3-77. The electronic version of this article is the complete one and can be found online at: http://www.casesjournal ...
- Part 8: Advanced Challenges in Resuscitation
Here is an image of overall big picture causes of Hypercalcemia that I could come up with in a concept map format. A picture of the this is ...
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Radiologist: Please arrange for nephrology to comment on allowing us to give IV contrast to this dialysis patient. Right after the CT with IV contrast, dialysis has ...