A 58 year old man with a severe metabolic derangement on cancer therapy Continue reading
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Lab Case 22 – Interpretation
Elderly male from nursing home presents critically unwell with severe hypernatraemia following a seizure.
1. Seizure and altered mental state – secondary to high sodium, intracranial haemorrhage, other.
2. Tachycardia and low blood pressure for age – shock, large fluid deficit
3. Life threatening hypernatraemia
4. Possible end of life situation Continue reading