Fast Five Quiz: What Do You Know About Hyponatremia?

Romesh Khardori, MD, PhD

Disclosures

April 19, 2016

Hyponatremia is an important and common electrolyte abnormality that can be seen in isolation or, as most often is the case, as a complication of other medical illnesses. It is defined as a serum sodium level <135 mEq/L and is considered severe when the serum level is <125 mEq/L. Many medical illnesses, such as congestive heart failure, liver failure, renal failure, and pneumonia, may be associated with hyponatremia. Test your knowledge of this condition with our short quiz.

Comments

3090D553-9492-4563-8681-AD288FA52ACE
Comments on Medscape are moderated and should be professional in tone and on topic. You must declare any conflicts of interest related to your comments and responses. Please see our Commenting Guide for further information. We reserve the right to remove posts at our sole discretion.
Post as:

processing....