A 53-year-old female asked:
How does one develop low sodium and how do you treat it?
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Allergy and Immunology 29 years experience
Low sodium: There are many causes for low sodium, medications, heart conditions, kidney conditions, etc, it is a complex issue best addressed by a cardiologist and/or nephrologist depending on your symptoms and other medical issues.
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Last updated Aug 24, 2013
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