13 - Fluid Balance Fluid Balance Balance: Balance: Fluid...

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Unformatted text preview: Fluid Balance Fluid Balance Balance: Balance: Fluid Balance: Electrolyte Balance: When the water coming into the body precisely equals the water being lost by the body each day. Gains and losses of electrolytes are equal. Acid­base balance: When the production of H+ is precisely offset by H+ loss and/ or HCO3­ production. Overall body composition: Overall body composition: Ionic composition of body fluids: Ionic composition of body fluids: Electrolyte balance: Electrolyte balance: Acid­base balance Acid­base balance Respiratory acid­base Respiratory acid­base regulation Metabolic acid­base Metabolic acid­base regulation ...
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