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What does hypervolemia and hyporvolemia mean?

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Dr. Sue Ferranti
Internal Medicine

In brief: Definition...

Hypervolemia means there is too much fluid on the body, or volume overload, and hypovolemia means there is too little fluid on the body, or dehydration.

In brief: Definition...

Hypervolemia means there is too much fluid on the body, or volume overload, and hypovolemia means there is too little fluid on the body, or dehydration.
Dr. Sue Ferranti
Dr. Sue Ferranti
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Dr. Mithil Gajera
Critical Care

In brief: Low and high volume

Hyper means high and hypo means low so increase in volume is hypervolemia and decrease is hypo.

In brief: Low and high volume

Hyper means high and hypo means low so increase in volume is hypervolemia and decrease is hypo.
Dr. Mithil Gajera
Dr. Mithil Gajera
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