Descriptor English: Hypernatremia
Descriptor Spanish: Hipernatremia
Descriptor hipernatremia
Scope note: Cantidad excesiva de sodio en sangre. (Dorland, 28a ed)
Descriptor Portuguese: Hipernatremia
Descriptor French: Hypernatrémie
Entry term(s): Hypernatremias
Tree number(s): C18.452.950.452
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Excessive amount of sodium in the blood. (Dorland, 27th ed)
Annotation: high blood sodium levels; do not confuse with HYPONATREMIA
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
DeCS ID: 7136
Unique ID: D006955
NLM Classification: WD 220
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 1993/06/02
Hypernatremia - Preferred
Concept UI M0010837
Scope note Excessive amount of sodium in the blood. (Dorland, 27th ed)
Preferred term Hypernatremia
Entry term(s) Hypernatremias

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