Hyperosmolar Syndrome

  • F. Schiraldi
  • F. Paladino
Conference paper


Because of the requirement for osmotic equilibrium between the cells and the extracellular fluid, any alteration in extracellular osmolality is accompanied by an identical change in intracellular osmolality, with a concomitant change in cellc volume and possibly in cell function [1].


Diabetes Insipidus Total Body Water Urine Osmolality Nephrogenic Diabetes Insipidus Central Diabetes Insipidus 
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