Low Blood Pressure, Cannot lie down/slant head. help anyone?

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Tallison
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Date Joined Jun 2007
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   Posted 1/30/2009 7:02 AM (GMT -7)   
Hi, anyone know about having really low blood pressure and salt/water issues?  At the doc's office yesterday, he kept redoing it and the best read was 90/60.  I was given an IV of half water, half saline, to try to balance my tonicity/osmolality.  He says I have little intracellular room for water.
My problem is worse now.  I can't even slant my head.  There is definitely something wrong with my head and liquid volume.  Through the night there is popping or clicking inside my head (the myoclonic jerking).
I think I must have a form of Cerebral Salt Wasting due to infections.  CSW is most commonly from surgery, that is why maybe this is overlooked.  Well I can't move my head at this point and am frankly so sick and tired of this nightmare.  There is no hospital for reprieve, no money left to invest in more.

seeingstars
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Date Joined Apr 2008
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   Posted 1/30/2009 9:20 AM (GMT -7)   
What do you mean by popping or clicking in your head? (the myoclonic jerking?)

I have also had low blood pressure but not the head slanting problem.
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