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Inappropriate antidiuretic hormone secretion in Wernicke's encephalopathy
  1. Philip E. Cooles,
  2. Leslie J. Borthwick

    Abstract

    A case of the syndrome of inappropriate secretion of antidiuretic hormone in association with Wernicke's encephalopathy is described, where both responded to intravenous vitamin B complex. Thiamine may be life-saving in hyponatraemia with neurological signs due to Wernicke's encephalopathy.

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