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How is hyponatremia diagnosed?

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Because the symptoms of hyponatremia can vary so much from person to person, your doctor will probably order a blood and urine test to confirm the diagnosis. The doctor may ask you about your medical history and do a physical examination.

SOURCES:

Mayo Clinic: “Hyponatremia”

Chemo Care: “Electrolyte Imbalance.”

National Kidney Foundation: “Electrolyte Imbalance.”

Reviewed by Hansa D. Bhargava on June 11, 2020

SOURCES:

Mayo Clinic: “Hyponatremia”

Chemo Care: “Electrolyte Imbalance.”

National Kidney Foundation: “Electrolyte Imbalance.”

Reviewed by Hansa D. Bhargava on June 11, 2020

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