Because the patient is hypovolemic, the nurse anticipates that treatment will be focused on:
A. extracellular fluid deficit, encourage fluid intake.
B. hypertonic intracellular deficit, limit water intake.
C. extracellular fluid deficit, limit drinking water.
D. circulatory system hormone deficit, limit water intake.
A. A fluid volume deficit occurs when there is inadequate fluid volume in the body; the nurse may encourage drinking fluids as a nursing action.
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