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Table 1 Data of the patient regarding diabetes insipidus and cerebral salt wasting syndrome

From: A challenging coexistence of central diabetes insipidus and cerebral salt wasting syndrome: a case report

Postoperative day 0 1 3 6 7 8 9 11 12
  Day of surgery DI CSWS
Na plasma (mEq/L) 145 149 142 137 128 129 132 138 145
Na urine (mEq/L)        63   
pOsm (mOsm/Kg)   301 293   264 293 276 290 297
uOsm (mOsm/kg)   293   495 679   367 312 167
Diuresis     2500 4320     
Urine density      1015    1008  
Hb (g/dL) 10.9 10.9 9.1   11.6 10.4    10.1
Hematocrit (%) 31.1 32.7 27.5   32.5 28.8    29.3
NaCl 9 mg/mL (0.9%) 1000 mL   83 mL/h 42 mL/h 42 mL/h 42 mL/h 42 mL/h 42 mL/h
Hypertonic saline – NaCl 200 mg/mL (20%) diluted in fluid therapy ×3 ×3 ×6 ×6 ×4
Desmopressin (mg)   Nasal 0.05 mg/day    Stop     Started 0.03 mg/day
Fludrocortisone       0.1 mg tid    
  1. CSWS cerebral salt wasting syndrome, DI diabetes insipidus, Hb hemoglobin, Na sodium, NaCl sodium chloride, pOsm plasma osmolality, tid three times a day, uOsm urine osmolality