Translocation of body fluids from one compartment to another, such as from the vascular to the interstitial compartments. fluid shifts are associated with profound changes in vascular permeability and water-electrolyte imbalance. The shift can also be from the lower body to the upper body as in conditions of weightlessness.


diagram of <b>fluid shifts</b> in

diagram of fluid shifts in

<b>Fluid shift</b> and the change of

Fluid shift and the change of

Back to Capillary <b>Fluid Shift</b>

Back to Capillary Fluid Shift



File:Body <b>Fluid Shifts</b>

File:Body Fluid Shifts

Cephalad <b>fluid shifts</b> due to

Cephalad fluid shifts due to

Body <b>fluid shifts</b> during

Body fluid shifts during

Chapter 5 <b>Fluid</b> management

Chapter 5 Fluid management

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