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- noun An
electrolyte disturbancein which there is an abnormally elevatedlevel of the chloride ionin the blood.
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In the alarm reaction, there is hemoconcentration, hypochloremia, and general tissue catabolism, whereas during the stage of resistance there is hemodilution, hyperchloremia, and anabolism, with a return toward normal body weight.
Handbook of Stress Leo Goldberger 1993