antidiuretic hormone

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Synonyms for antidiuretic hormone

hormone secreted by the posterior pituitary gland (trade name Pitressin) and also by nerve endings in the hypothalamus

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To be more comprehensive, the following key words were also used in finding more relevant articles: "pituitary," "pituitary surgery," "transsphenoidal surgery," "diabetes insipidus," and "syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone.
Abnormalities of antidiuretic hormone secretion and other hormones complicate fluid dynamics in perioperative and critically ill patients.
After intense exercise, antidiuretic hormone and aldosterone are increased (Freund et al.
The moment our blood becomes slightly concentrated, the antidiuretic hormone reabsorbs more water from the kidneys and returns it to the blood.
Cases of life-threatening hypotonic encephalopathy and fatal cerebral edema demonstrated euvolemia with non-osmotic secretion of arginine vasopressin (AVP), fulfilling the essential diagnostic criteria for the syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone secretion (SIADH).
Despite the use of nonionic contrast media to decrease toxicities, rare case reports have identified adverse reactions such as seizures, inappropriate antidiuretic hormone (ADH) secretion, meningoencephalitis, meningoencephalopathy, and paraplegia (3-9).
Physuline is an oral vasopressin V2-receptor antagonist drug that has proven effective in patients with syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone (SIADH), a condition resulting in fluid overload due to the excessive release of antidiuretic hormone.
A diagnosis of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone secretion was made, Dr.
Small cell lung cancer accompanied by lactic acidosis and syndrome of inappropriate secretion of antidiuretic hormone.
Another possible cause might be that the body does not make enough of a certain chemical, called antidiuretic hormone, that decreases the amount of urine made at night.
Some children produce too little of the antidiuretic hormone (ADH), which controls the production of urine and means they may make more urine at night.
If the body has more water than it requires, it will excrete some; if it does not have enough, the kidneys will hold some back through secretion of an antidiuretic hormone (a hormone that slows water loss).
This hormone is called antidiuretic hormone, or ADH.
One of the hormones involved is antidiuretic hormone (ADH).
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