Hypernatremia

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Abstract Number: 816

IDIOPATHIC CENTRAL DIABETES INSIPIDUS REVEALED BY AN INCIDENTAL, IATROGENIC WATER DEPRIVATION TEST

Case Presentation: A 46-year-old, previously healthy woman of Korean descent initially developed heartburn associated with thirst and frequent urination. Two months later, she presented to the Emergency Department with epigastric pain and persistent thirst. She [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:36:48-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on IDIOPATHIC CENTRAL DIABETES INSIPIDUS REVEALED BY AN INCIDENTAL, IATROGENIC WATER DEPRIVATION TEST

Abstract Number: 487

A CASE OF PARADOXICAL HYPONATREMIA IN UNDIAGNOSED CENTRAL DIABETES INSIPIDUS

Case Presentation: A 70-year-old woman visiting from India with history of hypothyroidism and adrenal insufficiency presented with four days of profuse diarrhea and fever. She was admitted for sepsis secondary to Rotavirus gastroenteritis with initial [...]

By | 2019-03-18T17:14:25-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Finalist Posters - Clinical Vignettes, Adult, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on A CASE OF PARADOXICAL HYPONATREMIA IN UNDIAGNOSED CENTRAL DIABETES INSIPIDUS