Descriptor English: Water Intoxication
Descriptor Spanish: Intoxicación por Agua
Descriptor intoxicación por agua
Entry term(s) envenenamiento por agua
Scope note: Afección que se produce por retención excesiva de agua con depleción de sodio.
Descriptor Portuguese: Intoxicação por Água
Descriptor French: Intoxication par l'eau
Entry term(s): Hyperhydration
Tree number(s): C18.452.950.932
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: A condition resulting from the excessive retention of water with sodium depletion.
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced
CL classification
CN congenital
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
EM embryology
EN enzymology
EP epidemiology
ET etiology
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
MO mortality
NU nursing
PA pathology
PC prevention & control
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
RT radiotherapy
SU surgery
TH therapy
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
Public MeSH Note: 65
History Note: 65
Entry Version: WATER INTOX
Related: Water-Electrolyte Imbalance MeSH
DeCS ID: 15273
Unique ID: D014869
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Date Established: 1965/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2010/06/25
Water Intoxication - Preferred
Concept UI M0022885
Scope note A condition resulting from the excessive retention of water with sodium depletion.
Preferred term Water Intoxication
Entry term(s) Hyperhydration

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