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Hyponatremia Associated with MDMA (Ecstasy) Intoxication

Purpose:

Purpose: To identifya patient with hyponatremia associated with MDMA (3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine, Ecstasy) intoxication.

Specialty:

Clinical Pharmacology & Toxicology
Emergency Medicine & Critical Care
Emergency Medicine & Critical Care

Objective:

clinical diagnosis, including family history for genetics, adverse effects

ICD-10:

E87.1, Z86.4

Description:

MDMA (3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine, Ecstasy) can have a number of serious side effects. One of these is severe hyponatremia which can result in cerebral edema, coma and death.

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