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the property of being an amount by which something is less than expected or required

a deficiency or failure in neurological or mental functioning

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(sports) the score by which a team or individual is losing

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an excess of liabilities over assets (usually over a certain period)

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For example, the difference with hyperosmolar fluid volume deficit is either more loss of fluid than solute or more intake of solute than fluid.
For more severe fluid volume deficits or when patients are unable to ingest oral liquids, restoration of fluid volume and electrolyte balance is accomplished with intravenous fluid therapy.
Nursing Diagnoses, Outcomes, and Interventions for Patients with Rhabdomyolysis Nursing Diagnosis Client Outcomes Interventions Fluid volume deficit Fluid volume balance Measure intake and related to lack of will be restored as output every hour.
A change of more than 10 mmHg in systolic blood pressure represents a fluid volume deficit (Metheny, 1992).
More nursing diagnoses were listed for surgical procedures during the intra-operative period; however, there were five nursing diagnoses that were common to both (impaired gas exchange, fluid volume deficit, impaired tissue integrity, risk for injury, decreased cardiac output).