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sodium of *157*? I mean, is this possible (sm)
Would cancer pt in hospital for chemo (colon cancer) have
Wed Nov 15, 2006 11:22

in such a pt? Doc says that (but reading from another report and not really paying attention) and never mentions anything more about that. Pt discharged on Neulasta and darbepoetin.

That is very high, think he'd mention hypernatremia somewhe (nm)
Wed Nov 15, 2006 11:27

why not? normal is 137-145 mEq/L - sm
Wed Nov 15, 2006 11:33

So it is a bit high, but this is a sick person.

so I'm going to flag. nm
Thanks, both. It is high and it is not mentioned elsewhere, (nm
Wed Nov 15, 2006 11:37

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