Submitted: 16 Jan 2017
Accepted: 20 Apr 2017
ePublished: 16 May 2017
EndNote EndNote

(Enw Format - Win & Mac)

BibTeX BibTeX

(Bib Format - Win & Mac)

Bookends Bookends

(Ris Format - Mac only)

EasyBib EasyBib

(Ris Format - Win & Mac)

Medlars Medlars

(Txt Format - Win & Mac)

Mendeley Web Mendeley Web
Mendeley Mendeley

(Ris Format - Win & Mac)

Papers Papers

(Ris Format - Win & Mac)

ProCite ProCite

(Ris Format - Win & Mac)

Reference Manager Reference Manager

(Ris Format - Win only)

Refworks Refworks

(Refworks Format - Win & Mac)

Zotero Zotero

(Ris Format - Firefox Plugin)

J Prev Epidemiol. 2017;2(2): e13.
  Abstract View: 480
  PDF Download: 430

Review

Salt wasting syndrome; a review on current findings and new concepts 

Canna Jagdish Ghia 1, Shaumil Sanjeev Waghela 2 * , Gautam Sudhakar Rambhad 3

1 Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Wardha, India
2 Grant Medical College & JJ Group of Hospitals, Mumbai, India
3 Associate Director, Medical Services, Wyeth Limited, India
Correspondence to: Shaumil Sanjeev Waghela drshaumil@gmail.com

Abstract

Cerebral/renal salt wasting is a disease category that has evolved as a medical entity by differentiation of syndrome of inappropriate ADH (SIADH) secretion. It is characterized by depletion of extracellular volume and thereby negative sodium balance. While there is a great overlap in the clinical and laboratory characteristics of SIADH and salt wasting; the therapeutic interventions are contradictory and they include limiting water intake in SIADH and providing for free water and salt intake in salt wasting to overcome the tendency to develop hypernatremia. 
Keywords: Salt wasting, syndrome of inappropriate ADH secretion (SIADH), Cerebral/renal salt wasting, Alzheimer’s disease, Hyponatremia, Hypernatremia
Citation: Ghia CJ, Waghela SS, Rambhad GS. Salt wasting syndrome; a review on current findings and new concepts. J Prev Epidemiol. 2017;2(2):e07. DOI: 10.15171/jpe.2017.07.
First Name
 
Last Name
 
Email Address
 
Comments
 
Security code


Abstract View: 480

Your browser does not support the canvas element.


PDF Download: 430

Your browser does not support the canvas element.