Pituitary Disorders -West

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

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