Intravenous self-infusion of tap water has never been reported in the literature. We present a 24-year-old healthy man who self- administered 2.5 L of tap water over 2 hours and developed acute illness including fever, change of mental status, acute hemolysis, low-grade disseminated intravascular coagulation, and acute kidney injury.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Iranian Journal of Kidney Diseases|
|State||Published - Mar 25 2013|
- Acute kidney failure
- Intravenous administration
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