diuresis

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increased secretion of urine

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During the correction of hyponatremia, care must be taken to be sure that a free water diuresis following treatment does not occur.
In agreement with the results of Lloyd (1) published in 1952, later investigators claimed a stimulatory influence of water diuresis on urinary free Cortisol (UFC) in healthy individuals (2-5).
Gulping it down can actually increase your risk of dehydration due to a process known as water diuresis," says Dr Lewis in his Volvic Hydration Report.
Conversely, a recent study published in Clinical Chemistry reported that UFCs are not influenced by short-term water diuresis in male and female volunteers (4).
As expected, the urine volume was significantly greater during water diuresis (P <0.