Some articles on fluid shifts, fluids, fluid:
... Fluid shifts occur when the body's fluids move between the fluid compartments ... Many medical conditions can cause fluid shifts ... When fluid moves out of the intravascular space (the blood vessels), blood pressure can drop to dangerously low levels, endangering critical organs such as the ...
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