Hyponatremia, fluid-electrolyte disorders, and the syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone secretion: diagnosis and treatment options.

@article{Siragy2006HyponatremiaFD,
  title={Hyponatremia, fluid-electrolyte disorders, and the syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone secretion: diagnosis and treatment options.},
  author={Helmy M Siragy},
  journal={Endocrine practice : official journal of the American College of Endocrinology and the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists},
  year={2006},
  volume={12 4},
  pages={446-57}
}
  • Helmy M Siragy
  • Published 2006 in
    Endocrine practice : official journal of the…
OBJECTIVE To review the types and causes of hyponatremia and examine the various strategies for treatment of this disorder. METHODS A systematic review of the current literature is provided, targeting endocrinology clinicians who consult with hospital medical and surgical staff when managing patients with hyponatremia. Treatment for euvolemic and hypervolemic hyponatremia with arginine vasopressin receptor antagonists is presented, which provides a new treatment option for patients with… CONTINUE READING