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Revision as of 08:10, 18 December 2013

Diagnosis

Ion Low! Low High High!
K 2.5 3.5 5.5 6.5
Ca 6.5 8.5 10.5 12.0
Na 120 135 150 (Osm >350)
Mg Clinical 3.5

DDX

Treatment

Correct in the following order:

  1. Volume
  2. Acid-Base
  3. K, Ca, Mg
  4. Na, Cl

See Also

Source

  • Tintinalli