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hypovolemia

[‚hī·pō‚vä′lē·mē·ə]
(medicine)
Low blood volume.
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It refers to spontaneous renal hemorrhage into the subcapsular and perirenal spaces, and in 1/10th of the patients hypovolemic shock can be observed.
(1) In one case report of an emergency laparotomy in a lehovah's Witness patient with a placenta previa, uterine rupture, massive hemorrhage (hematocrit nadir of 6%), and hypovolemic shock, direct pressure applied to the infradiaphragmatic aorta and pelvic organs permitted the anesthesiologist to stabilize the patient's cardiovascular status, facilitating the patient's recovery from shock.
Based on history and clinical examination patients were classified as hypovolemic hyponatremia, hypervolemic hyponatremia and euvolemic hyponatremia.
The main reason for ICU admission was septic shock (n = 44, 40.4%), hypovolemic shock (n = 25, 22.9%), and acute respiratory failure (n = 12, 11%).
IMA injury after CPR can be a life-threatening complication as it results in severe hypovolemic shock, ongoing blood loss, and extrapleural hematoma [3].
During his second day of hospitalization the patient developed another episode of massive hemoptysis resulting in hypovolemic shock, and despite the best efforts of the medical personnel, the patient expired.
The NASG (Non pneumatic anti-shock garment) applies pressure to the lower body and abdomen, thereby stabilizing vital signs and resolving hypovolemic shock6.
(4) The feared complication of CAH is adrenal crisis; a life threatening reaction to low cortisol characterized by hypoglycemia, hyponatremia and hypovolemic shock.
In our case, the accidental hypothermia was attributed to the combination of alcohol ingestion, prolonged immersion in cold water, hypovolemic shock, and anesthesia during tracheal intubation and surgery.
hypovolemic, euvolemic, and hypervolemic, or on the basis of degree of severity of the salt and/or water wasting resulting from different pathogenetic disorders.
On examination, the patient was in hypovolemic shock with BP of 65/45 mmHg, MAP 52 mmhg, and HR 110 b/min.
Isoproterenol Hydrochloride Injection USP is indicated for mild or transient episodes of heart block, for serious episodes of heart block and Adams-Stokes attacks, use in cardiac arrest until electric shock or pacemaker therapy, bronchospasm occurring during anesthesia, as an adjunct to fluid and electrolyte replacement therapy as well as in the treatment of hypovolemic and septic shock, low cardiac output (hypoperfusion) states, congestive heart failure and cardiogenic shock, concluded the company.