What is another word for kaliuresis?

3 synonyms found


[ kˌalɪjuːɹˈiːsɪs], [ kˌalɪjuːɹˈiːsɪs], [ k_ˌa_l_ɪ_j_uː_ɹ_ˈiː_s_ɪ_s]

Kaliuresis is a medical term used to describe the abnormal elimination of potassium from the body through urine. Some common synonyms for kaliuresis include urine potassium excretion, excessive potassium loss, and hypokalemic diuresis. Other terms used to describe the condition include hyperkalemic diuresis, low potassium levels in urine, and potassium depletion. Mechanisms of kaliuresis include medical conditions such as renal tubular acidosis, diuretic use, and hyperaldosteronism. Treatment involves addressing the underlying cause of the condition and supplementing potassium if necessary. Kaliuresis can lead to dangerous potassium imbalances that can cause muscle weakness, cramps, and even cardiac arrhythmias.

Synonyms for Kaliuresis:

What are the hypernyms for Kaliuresis?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.
  • Other hypernyms:

    excretion, renal secretion, renal excretion, secretory process.

What are the hyponyms for Kaliuresis?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.
  • hyponyms for kaliuresis (as nouns)

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