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CASE REPORT
Year : 2015  |  Volume : 7  |  Issue : 5  |  Page : 227-228

Down with the flu: Hyponatremia in a patient with influenza


1 Department of Internal Medicine, Reading Health System, 6th Avenue and Spruce Street, West Reading, PA, USA
2 Department of Internal Medicine, Nepal Medical College Teaching Hospital, Attarkhel, Jorpati-7, Nepal

Correspondence Address:
Dilli Ram Poudel
Reading Health System, 6th Avenue and Spruce Street, West Reading, Pennsylvania-19611
USA
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/1947-2714.157488

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Context: Syndrome of inappropriate secretion of antidiuretic hormone (SIADH) is a common cause of hyponatremia. Although it has been associated with different pulmonary infections, there have been only few case reports describing the association of SIADH with influenza. Case Report: We report a case of SIADH in a patient with influenza who was successfully treated with fluid restriction. Conclusion: It is essential for clinicians to be aware of the association between influenza and SIADH.


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