A patient with severe hyponatremia and hypokalemia: osmotic demyelination following potassium repletion

Am J Kidney Dis. 2010 Apr;55(4):742-8. doi: 10.1053/j.ajkd.2009.12.024.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Demyelinating Diseases / chemically induced*
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Hypokalemia / chemically induced*
  • Hypokalemia / drug therapy
  • Hyponatremia / chemically induced*
  • Middle Aged
  • Osmosis
  • Potassium Chloride / adverse effects*
  • Potassium Chloride / therapeutic use
  • Severity of Illness Index
  • Sodium Chloride Symporter Inhibitors / adverse effects*

Substances

  • Sodium Chloride Symporter Inhibitors
  • Potassium Chloride