How alkalosis cuz hypokalemia?
if this is due to H and K pump then it means more H moves outside cell and K moves inside cell..So it should be Acidosis cuz more H in ECF is acidosis as like increase K in ECF is hYperkalemia.
I have seen that hypokalemia cuz metabolic alkalosis and hyperkalemia cuz metabolic acidocis. can anyone plz explain .
See addisons disease cuz metabolic acidosis and conns disease cuz metabolic alkalosis
Review books are confusing on this subject, i do not seem to find any clear cut recommendations.
Bony mets following malignancy or Hypercalcemia with malignancy; the options r numerous .
Plz Help & Explain...
When to use what & based on Ca2+ level/symptoms/???
Saline + loop
Which of the following can increased the excretion of urine calcium? (plz explain)
A.) increased extracellular volume
B.) increased blood phosphate
C.) metabolic acidosis
D.) increased concentration of PTH in blood
any body can please tell that How hyperkalemia converts fast response cell into slow response cell? How hyperkalemia cause shortening of QT interval?
What i hav understood so far is that
when there is...
why in right heart failure, kidney reabsorbs a slightly hypotonic, sodium containing fluid? ( in goljan lecture said that gaining both water and salt, but more water than salt....but why?)
fact: shouldn't give calcium gluconate in the setting of digitoxin toxicity.
i was wondering why.. and couldn't figure it out.. but here's what i've found:
how Ca gluconate treats hyperkalemia:
hyperkalemia reduces the resting membrane potential of cardiac myocyte from -90 to -80 for example...
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