Pituitary Disorders -West

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

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