Pituitary Disorders -West

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

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