Pituitary Disorders -West

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

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