Disease Information for Salt wasting nephropathy

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Chronic hypotension
Dizzy on Standing/Giddy Response
Low Blood Pressure
Orthostatic drop in blood pressure
Salt craving
Dry mouth/Mucous membranes
Muscle weakness
Nocturia in Elderly
Weakness
Weight Loss
Clinical Presentation & Variations
Presentation/Sensitive to Diuretics Thiazide (Low K)
Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings - Decreased
Chloride serum (Lab)
Potassium, serum (Lab)
Sodium, serum (Lab)
Abnormal Lab Findings - Increased
URINE Sodium
Diagnostic Test Results
Pathology
BX/Renal Atrophic renal tubules
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Rule Outs
Addison's disease
Associated Disease & Complications
Dehydration
Hypokalemia
Hyponatremia
Hypo-Osmolar State
Hypotension
Orthostatic hypotension syndrome
Prerenal azotemia
Salt depletion
Salt-losing nephritis
Syncope/Fainting
Volume depletion (intravascular)
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Class
CLASS/Renal/kidney involvement/disorder (ex)
CLASS/Urologic (category)
Pathophysiology
Pathophysiology/Abnormal sodium distribution (excess)
Pathophysiology/Blood volume/decrease/low
Process
PROCESS/Complicating disorder (ex)
PROCESS/Complication/primary failed organ/system (ex)
PROCESS/Reference organ/system (category)
PROCESS/Vegetative-Autonomic/Endocrine (category)
Synonyms
Synonym
Renal salt wasting syndrome, Synonym/Salt-losing nephritis/nephropathy
Treatment
Drug Therapy - Indication
RX/Fludrocortisone (Florinef)
Definition
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NEJM (The New England Journal of Medicine)
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