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does the Na level increase or decrease in HF,
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does the Na level increase or decrease in HF,
total body Na increases
but slightly more H2O is absorbed than Na (hypotonic gain) this drops plasma Na concentration
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MTB says CHF causes hypervolemic hyponatremia..and hyponatremia indicates the severity of chf.
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