Pituitary Disorders -West

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

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