hypovolemia

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hypovolemia

[‚hī·pō‚vä′lē·mē·ə]
(medicine)
Low blood volume.
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While the concept is simple, the fundamentals of fluid and electrolyte balance focus on increasing fluid intake when fluid loss increases (unless it is contraindicated for reasons related to cardiac, liver, respiratory, or kidney disorders) and decrease fluid intake in many cases when fluid loss decreases.
Additional analyses were also conducted to determine whether target fluid loss is a potential confounder for the effect of blood flow rate on Kt/V and URR.
In the harsh conditions of high temperature, high pressure and high salinity, the traditional fluid loss additives, including polyvinyl alcohol, polyacrylamide and cellulose, are easily degraded, leading to the performance invalidation.
Controls filtration rate for borehole stabilization and prevention of fluid loss.
But despite any universal recommendations you may have heard such as eight glasses a day, the amount each person should drink to offset fluid loss will vary according to your size, activity level and how hot the weather is.
The skin should be humidified very frequently to prevent fluid loss.
The power-steering pressure hose on that year's models have been found to have insufficient clearance around the transmission's torque-converter housing, which could potentially cause wear, fluid loss and, ultimately, brake failure.
Additionally, Polydrill can control fluid loss at temperatures up to 450-deg F, and if combined with Polythin, our highly effective drilling fluids thinner, a synergistic effect is created which further enhances fluid loss control of the drilling fluid.
Even a small amount of fluid loss can cause your body to work less efficiently and upset the delicate balance of minerals, including salts and sugar, in your system.
Based on genetic data gathered from hundreds of people in Bangladesh, a research team made up of Harvard faculty and scientists from the Broad Institute and Massachusetts General Hospital were able to a number of areas in the genome - some of which are responsible for certain immune system functions, while others are related to fluid loss - that appear to be related to cholera resistance.
says that DrillWall, its kenaf-based drilling mud additive, was recently tested in the lab by a drilling fluids company and found to provide up to a 50% reduction in fluid loss as compared to current mud additives in sand pack tests using a water-based system.
These range from Hostacerie and Aristoflex[R] emulsifiers and rheology modifiers for use in face creams to Hostamer[R] and Hostadrill[R] fluid loss control additives for well cements used in oil and gas drilling operations.