This guide is dedicated to covering the topic of electrolyte management. It is related but distinct from the guide to intravenous fluids.
Here are a list of electrolyte abnormalities that often require medical correction:
- Magnesium: hypomagnesemia, hypermagnesemia
- Sodium: hyponatremia, hypernatremia
- Potassium: hypokalemia, hyperkalemia
- Calcium: hypocalcemia, hypercalcemia
- Phosphate: hypophosphatemia, hyperphosphatemia
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