Hyponatremia in Children with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia


Karapinar D. Y. , Sahin A., Ozen S. , Ozkaya P. , Sivis Z. O. , Akinci A. B. , ...More

JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC RESEARCH, vol.7, no.2, pp.139-145, 2020 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 7 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.4274/jpr.galenos.2019.46547
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC RESEARCH
  • Page Numbers: pp.139-145

Abstract

Aim: Hyponatremia is a common electrolyte abnormality in hospitalized patients. Administration of isotonic maintenance fluids is recommended to prevent hyponatremia. The present study was conducted to evaluate the frequency and severity of hyponatremia in children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL).