hypochloremia


Also found in: Medical, Wikipedia.

hypochloremia

[¦hī·pō·klȯ′rē·mē·ə]
(medicine)
Reduction in the amount of blood chlorides.
References in periodicals archive ?
18, 19) Metabolic alkalosis is augmented by the coexistent hypovolemia, hypokalemia, and hypochloremia observed in these patients.
26] Adverse effects include electrolyte abnormalities such as hypokalemia, hyponatremia, hypochloremia, hypercalciuria, hypomagnesemia and hyperuricemia, renal dysfunction and metabolic alkalosis.
The most common signs and symptoms observed are those caused by electrolyte depletion (hypokalemia, hypochloremia, hyponatremia) and dehydration resulting from excessive diuresis.
Clinicopathologic findings of intestinal obstructions are often nonspecific, but the most common diagnostic test abnormalities are metabolic alkalosis, hypochloremia, hypokalemia, hyponatremia, azotemia, hyperglycemia, and hemoconcentration.