Pituitary Disorders -West

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____% of Growth hormone deficiency syndrome in adults is due to tumor or tumor treatment
Name a clinical presentation of Diabetes Insipidus.
Treatment for GH deficiency syndrome
Synthetic analog of AVP
Treatment for Hypopituitarism
Preferred treatment for Acromegaly
Somatic dysfunctions causing Pituitary dysfunctions that are amenable to OMM.
AVP binds to ____ receptor in the distal nephron (renal action)
Used for long term management of SIADH. This drug inhibits ADH action at kidney receptors.
Diagnostic test for Acromegaly
_______ saline is used in treatment of symptomatic hyponatremia in SIADH until serum Na reaches 125mEq/L
___glycemia stimulates Growth Hormones.
One of the most common etiologies of SIADH
Growth hormone is the most abundant anterior pituitary hormone and has a serum half life of ____ min
AVP binds to ___ receptor- secrete ACTH
Name a feature of Acromegaly
AVP binds to ___ receptor - cause smooth muscle vasoconstriction
Name a drug that stimulates ADH release
Name a sign of GH deficiency syndrome
______ syndrome: Pituitary infarction after postpartum hemorrhage/hypotension. Also known as Hypopituitarism
Name a treatment for Hyperprolactinemia
Name the diagnostic test for Diabetes Insipidus.
Hormone produced by the pituitary somatotroph cells

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