Problem: A person suffering from hyponatremia has a sodium ion concentration of 0.118 M in his blood and has a total blood volume of 4.6 L. What mass of sodium chloride would need to be added to the blood to bring the sodium ion concentration to 0.138 M with no change in blood volume? 

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A person suffering from hyponatremia has a sodium ion concentration of 0.118 M in his blood and has a total blood volume of 4.6 L. What mass of sodium chloride would need to be added to the blood to bring the sodium ion concentration to 0.138 M with no change in blood volume? 

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