dialysis dysequilibrium syndrome

dialysis dysequilibrium syndrome
a group of symptoms seen during or after overly rapid hemodialysis or peritoneal dialysis, resulting from an osmotic shift of water into the brain; usually there is headache and less often nausea, muscle cramps, nervous irritability, drowsiness, and convulsions.

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