Pituitary Disorders -West

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

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