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abnormally low level of sodium in the blood

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Cleared for marketing by the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on September 15, 1997, the ERA sheath eliminates one of the most common and potentially catastrophic complications of operative hysteroscopy, dilutional hyponatremia, a complication which can lead to cardiac arrhythmia, coma and even death.
Current evidence strongly indicates that EAH is a dilutional hyponatremia, caused by an increase in total body water relative to the amount of total body exchangeable Na+ (1,4,21-23,26-30,33,35,36,39,46,48,53,55).
The vasopressin receptor antagonist VPA-985 improves renal free water excretion and dilutional hyponatremia in patients with advanced cirrhosis and ascites, or with congestive heart failure, said Dr.
The panel elucidated that the pathophysiology of dilutional hyponatremia in long distance runners is multifactorial, combining intrinsic and extrinsic risk factors.
Dilutional hyponatremia, the most common form of the condition, occurs when retained water dilutes serum sodium content.
Congestive heart failure, advanced renal failure, hypothyroidism, chronic hypertension and syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone (SIADH) are frequently causes of dilutional hyponatremia.
Potential complications of triple H therapy include rupture of an unclipped aneurysm, pulmonary edema, congestive heart failure, cerebral edema, myocardial infarction, hypertensive cerebral hemorrhage, and dilutional hyponatremia (Armstrong, 1994).