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Hypertonic

A fluid that contains a ratio of electrolytes to water that is greater than extracelluar fluid. A fluid that contains a concentration of electrolytes greater than extracellular fluid. Hypertonic solutions have higher osmolalities than extracellular fluid/plasma.

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