Production of Hypernatremia and Hyperosmolarity in the Diabetes Insipidus Dog Infused with Ringer's Solution
L. S. DREIFUS, J. STAMLER, I. J. LICHTON
Circulation Research. 1959;7:314-317Originally published May 1, 1959
L. S. DREIFUS
I. J. LICHTON
Infusion of isotonic Ringer's solution led to hypernatremia and plasma hyperosmolarity in diabetes insipidus dogs. This phenomenon suggests a safe and reliable test for diabetes insipidus which does not require collection of urine.
- Received September 22, 1958.
- © 1959 American Heart Association, Inc.