Descriptor English: Hyponatremia
Descriptor Spanish: Hiponatremia
Descriptor hiponatremia
Scope note: Déficit de sodio en la sangre; depleción salina. (Dorland, 28a ed)
Descriptor Portuguese: Hiponatremia
Descriptor French: Hyponatrémie
Entry term(s): Hyponatremias
Tree number(s): C18.452.950.620
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Deficiency of sodium in the blood; salt depletion. (Dorland, 27th ed)
Annotation: low blood sodium levels; do not confuse with HYPERNATREMIA
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: 7189
Unique ID: D007010
NLM Classification: WD 220
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 1993/06/02
Hyponatremia - Preferred
Concept UI M0010911
Scope note Deficiency of sodium in the blood; salt depletion. (Dorland, 27th ed)
Preferred term Hyponatremia
Entry term(s) Hyponatremias

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