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Fluid Electrolytes

active transport expenditure of energy to move materials across membranes
cations positive charged ions
anions negatively charged ions
diffusion movement from higher concentration to lower concentration
edema accumulation of excess fluid
ECF fluid outside the cell
erythema redness
hypertonic solution that pulls fluid from cells
hypotonic solution that puts fluid into cells
infiltration swelling, pallor, and coolness around iv site
isotonic same osmolarity as blood plasma
osmolarity measure used to evaluate serum and urine
phlebitis inflammation of vein
solvent solution which electrolytes are dissolved
electrolyte element dissolved in water
homeostasis physiological balance
Created by: polosport