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ether
04-27-2007, 01:56 PM
:confused:
What is the differential of a patient who has hyponatremia, hypokalemia, hypomagnesemia and metabolic acidosis?

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04-27-2007, 01:57 PM
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sreec
04-27-2007, 03:07 PM
my guess is loop diuretic abuse

ether
04-27-2007, 03:19 PM
Absolutely right! MIND beta1 also produces this differential:
4. Diuretic abuse: - Hypokalemia, Hypomagnesemia, , MIND score: 3
5. DKA: - Hypokalemia, Hypomagnesemia, Hypnanatr., MIND score: 3
6. NG sunction: - Hypokalemia, Hypomagnesemia, MIND score: 2
7. Diarrhea: - Hypokalemia, Hypomagnesemia, MIND score: 2
8. GI or insensible losses NO water replacement. - Hypokalemia, Hypomagnesemia, MIND score: 2
9. Conn's syndrome: - Hypokalemia, Hypomagnesemia, MIND score: 2
10. RTA I: - Hypokalemia, Hypomagnesemia, MIND score: 2
11. RTA II.: - Hypokalemia, Hypomagnesemia, MIND score: 2
12. RTA IV: - Hypokalemia, Hypomagnesemia, MIND score: 2
13. Renal failure: - , Hyponanatr, MIND score: 2
14. Laxative abuse: - Hypokalemia, Hypomagnesemia, MIND score: 2
15. Thiazides: - Hyponanatr., Hyponatr., MIND score: 2
16. Alcoholism: - Hypomagnesemia, , MIND score: 2
17. SIADH: - Hypomg +Porphyria, Hyponatr., MIND score: 2
18. Mannitol abuse - Hyponanatr., Serum osm?, MIND score: 2
19. Diabetes: - Hypomagnesemia, Serum osm?, MIND score: 2
20. Intestinal fistula: - Hypokamemia, Hypomagnesemia, MIND score: 2
21. Biliary fistula: - Hypokalemia, Hypomagnesemia, MIND score: 2







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