Pituitary Disorders -West

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

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