Disease Information for Cerebral salt-wasting syndrome

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Dizzy on Standing/Giddy Response
Orthostatic drop in blood pressure
Confusion/Disoriented
Lethargy/torpor
Seizures
Unconscious/Narcosis status
Weight Loss
Disease Progression
Course/Acute
Course/Acute only
Demographics & Risk Factors
Established Disease Population
Patient/Hospital patient/on IV fluids
Patient/Post surgical status/postoperative
Patient/Neurosurgery
Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings - Decreased
Chloride serum (Lab)
Osmolality, serum (Lab)
Sodium, serum (Lab)
Abnormal Lab Findings - Increased
Brain Natiuretic Peptide/BNP level (Lab)
Creatine, serum (Lab)
NT-proBNP indicator levels (N-terminal)
Total Protein, serum (Lab)
Uric acid, serum (Lab)
URINE Chloride
URINE Osmololality
URINE Sodium
Diagnostic Test Results
Other Tests & Procedures
CVP/Venous pressure low
CT Scan
CT Scan/Head Brain Swelling/Edema
MRI/Head Brain Swelling/Edema
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Rule Outs
Inappropriate ADH secretion syndrome
Associated Disease & Complications
Cerebral edema
Cerebral salt-wasting syndrome
Coma/Unconscious
Convulsions (grand mal)
Dehydration
Hemoconcentration effect
Hyponatremia
Hypo-Osmolar State
Hypovolemia
Salt depletion
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Class
CLASS/Brain/CNS disorder (ex)
CLASS/Neurologic (category)
Pathophysiology
Pathophysiology/Aldosterone suppression effect
Process
PROCESS/Biochemical (category)
PROCESS/Pathophysiologic disorder (category)
PROCESS/Vegetative-Autonomic/Endocrine (category)
Synonyms
Synonym
Cerebral salt wasting syndrome, Synonym/CSWS, Synonym/SCSW
Treatment
Drug Therapy - Indication
RX/Fludrocortisone (Florinef)
RX/Fluid/electrolytes intravenous
RX/Saline intravenous
Definition
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NEJM (The New England Journal of Medicine)
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