Oedema in protein energy malnutrition: the role of the sodium pump

Proc Nutr Soc. 1979 May 1;38(1):61-8. doi: 10.1079/pns19790009.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Biological Transport, Active
  • Blood Cells / metabolism
  • Child
  • Child, Preschool
  • Dietary Proteins / administration & dosage
  • Edema / etiology*
  • Extracellular Space / physiology
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Infant
  • Kidney / physiopathology
  • Male
  • Membranes / physiology
  • Osmosis
  • Permeability
  • Potassium / metabolism
  • Protein-Energy Malnutrition / blood
  • Protein-Energy Malnutrition / complications*
  • Serum Albumin / metabolism*
  • Sodium / metabolism*

Substances

  • Dietary Proteins
  • Serum Albumin
  • Sodium
  • Potassium