Definition of the noun potomania
What does potomania mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- an intense persistent desire to drink alcoholic beverages to excess
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by Richard C. Jenkins, Richard J. M. Ross
Beer potomania is a variation of polydipsia-hyponatremia syndrome, where the hyponatremia is associated with poor nutrition and massive ingestion of beer instead of water . Primary polydipsia has been reported in almost all age groups, ...
by Christopher R. Carpenter
Beer potomania is a rare cause of severe hyponatremia, ...
past test MRCP Part 2
Addison's disease Salt-losing nephropathy Beer potomania Correct answer Hypothyroidism Beer potomania is a recognised cause of hyponatraemia in alcohol misusers.
by M.S. John Pathy, Alan J. Sinclair, John E. Morley
Beer potomania is a variation of polydipsiahyponatremia syndrome, where the hyponatremia is associated with poor nutrition and massive ingestion of beer instead of water (Fenves et al., 1996). Primary polydipsia has been reported in almost ...
by Barbara J. Rolls, Edmund T. Rolls
A remedy then for beer potomania is that the beer should be salted (Fanestil, 1977)! Symptoms of hyposmolality or hyponatraemia Several examples of situations in which plasma dilution may occur are discussed above. Such dilution may be ...
A Lexicon of Lunacy (1993)
by Thomas Szasz
potomania (1. of alcohol; alcoholism; delirium tremens; also called tromomania) Russomania (o. with Russia and things Russian) satyromania (m. for ...
Embracing the Terminology of Medicine and the Kindred Sciences, with Their Signification, Etymology, and Pronunciation ... by Joseph Thomas
POTOMANIA. slightly deliquescent, having a peculiar, faint odor, a pungent, saline, afterwards somewhat bitter taste, and a neutral reaction. It is soluble in eight- tenths part of cold water and in six parts of boiling alcohol. This is ...
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Video shows what potomania means. An intense and persistent desire to drink excessive amounts of alcoholic beverages.. potomania synonyms: dipsomania.
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The value of this 9-letter word is 13 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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