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Research & Reviews  915 results

Regulation of renal pendrin activity by aldosterone.
https://doi.org/10.1097/MNH.0000000000000669
Current Opinion in Nephrology and Hypertension; Bourgeois S, Wagner CA

Nov 13th, 2020 - Pendrin resides on the luminal membrane of type B intercalated cells in the renal collecting tubule system mediating the absorption of chloride in exchange for bicarbonate. In mice or humans lacking pendrin, blood pressure is lower, and pendrin kn...

Congenital chloride diarrhea clinical features and management: a systematic review.
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41390-020-01251-2
Pediatric Research; Di Meglio L, Castaldo G et. al.

Nov 11th, 2020 - Congenital chloride diarrhea (CLD) is a rare autosomal recessive disorder characterized by watery diarrhea with a high level of fecal Cl-, metabolic alkalosis, and electrolyte alterations. Several intestinal and extraintestinal complications and e...

Metabolic Alkalosis in the Pediatric Patient: Treatment Options in the Pediatric ICU or...
https://doi.org/10.1177/2150135120942488
World Journal for Pediatric & Congenital Heart Surgery; Tobias JD

Nov 9th, 2020 - Metabolic alkalosis is characterized by the primary elevation of the serum bicarbonate concentration with a normal or elevated partial pressure of carbon dioxide. Although there may be several potential etiologies in the critically ill patient in ...

The effect of serial administration of bicarbonate on plasma total CO2 concentrations i...
https://doi.org/10.1002/dta.2937
Drug Testing and Analysis REFERENCES; Bailey SR, Forbes G et. al.

Nov 8th, 2020 - The administration of alkalinising agents including bicarbonate is of concern to racing authorities because resultant alkalosis may enhance performance and interfere with the detection of drugs in post-race urine. A threshold for total carbon diox...

"Summer hypokalemia" as an initial presentation of cystic fibrosis in a morbidly obese ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7648400
BMC Nephrology; Cao Y, Donaldson R et. al.

Nov 8th, 2020 - Most patients with cystic fibrosis (CF) present with respiratory or digestive symptoms. About 3% of patients have electrolyte disturbances at the time of diagnosis, but most of the described cases presenting with this manifestation have been in ch...

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Guidelines  1 results

Dietary Chloride Deficiency Syndrome: Pathophysiology, History, and Systematic Literature Review
https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33182508/
Nutrients Signorelli GC, Bianchetti MG et. al.

Metabolic alkalosis may develop as a consequence of urinary chloride (and sodium) wasting, excessive loss of salt in the sweat, or intestinal chloride wasting, among other causes. There is also a likely underrecognized association between poor sal...

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Drugs  463 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  1,401 results

Potassium chloride - potassium chloride solution-Lupin Pharmaceuticals,Inc.
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=28c49165-d8c9-443a-b000-953b8e1ec55c

Nov 19th, 2020 - Potassium chloride is indicated for the treatment and prophylaxis of hypokalemia with or without metabolic alkalosis in patients for whom dietary management with potassium-rich foods or diuretic dose reduction are insufficient. Potassium chloride ...

Potassium chloride - potassium chloride solution-American Health Packaging
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=77514052-7056-4530-a38d-c05d209b13a7

Nov 15th, 2020 - Potassium chloride is indicated for the treatment and prophylaxis of hypokalemia with or without metabolic alkalosis, in patients for whom dietary management with potassium-rich foods or diuretic dose reduction are insufficient. Potassium chloride...

Regulation of renal pendrin activity by aldosterone.
https://doi.org/10.1097/MNH.0000000000000669
Current Opinion in Nephrology and Hypertension; Bourgeois S, Wagner CA

Nov 13th, 2020 - Pendrin resides on the luminal membrane of type B intercalated cells in the renal collecting tubule system mediating the absorption of chloride in exchange for bicarbonate. In mice or humans lacking pendrin, blood pressure is lower, and pendrin kn...

Potassium chloride - potassium chloride tablet, film coated, extended release-Sandoz Inc.
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=19ae37c6-1eaf-4164-8853-a5f32338e240

Nov 13th, 2020 - Potassium chloride extended-release is indicated for the treatment and prophylaxis of hypokalemia with or without metabolic alkalosis, in patients for whom dietary management with potassium-rich foods or diuretic dose reduction is insufficient. Po...

Congenital chloride diarrhea clinical features and management: a systematic review.
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41390-020-01251-2
Pediatric Research; Di Meglio L, Castaldo G et. al.

Nov 11th, 2020 - Congenital chloride diarrhea (CLD) is a rare autosomal recessive disorder characterized by watery diarrhea with a high level of fecal Cl-, metabolic alkalosis, and electrolyte alterations. Several intestinal and extraintestinal complications and e...

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News  19 results

Fast Five Quiz: Are You Familiar With Key Components of Status Asthmaticus?
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/895035_2

Apr 22nd, 2018 - Answer 1/5 Which of the following is accurate about the etiology and epidemiology of status asthmaticus? Your peers chose: Unlike typical asthma exacerbations, status asthmaticus is rarely triggered by exposure to allergens 0% Respiratory alkalosi...

A 5-Week-Old Boy With Progressive Nonbilious Vomiting: Osmosis USMLE Study Question
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/879904_2

Jun 22nd, 2017 - Answer: C. Hypochloremic hypokalemic metabolic alkalosis Infantile hypertrophic pyloric stenosis classically presents with progressive nonbilious projectile emesis and an enlarged pylorus (described as an "olive") upon abdominal examination. Prolo...

Acetazolamide doesn’t reduce duration of mechanical ventilation
https://www.mdedge.com/pulmonary-health-hub/article/106242/pulmonology/acetazolamide-doesnt-reduce-duration-mechanical
Mary Ann Moon

Feb 2nd, 2016 - Acetazolamide failed to reduce the duration of invasive mechanical ventilation in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) patients who had pure or mixed metabolic alkalosis, according to results from a clinical trial published online Feb. 2 i.

Acetazolamide Fails to Reduce COPD Ventilation Time
https://www.medpagetoday.com/pulmonology/smokingcopd/55963

Feb 2nd, 2016 - Action Points Treatment with acetazolamide (Diamox) did not significantly reduce invasive mechanical ventilation times among hospitalized patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and metabolic alkalosis, but the drug may still benefit t...

COPD Drug Does Not Significantly Reduce Ventilator Time
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/858184

Feb 1st, 2016 - Acetazolamide, a drug that has been commonly used for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), does not significantly reduce time on a ventilator for patients with the disease and metabolic alkalosis, new data show. However, the difference be...

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