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Septopreoptic Holoprosencephaly in an Adolescent Presenting with Hypodipsia and Hyperna...
The Journal of Pediatrics; Pillai SS, Boxerman JL et. al.

Sep 7th, 2021 - Septopreoptic Holoprosencephaly in an Adolescent Presenting with Hypodipsia and Hypernatremia.|2021|Pillai SS,Boxerman JL,Topor LS,|

Sodium Abnormalities Are an Independent Predictor of Complications in Total Joint Arthr...
The Journal of Arthroplasty; Wester C, Zhang TS et. al.

Aug 25th, 2021 - Electrolyte levels are commonly obtained as part of the preoperative workup for total joint arthroplasty, but limited information exists on the interplay between electrolyte abnormalities and outcomes. The National Surgical Quality Improvement Pro...

The usefulness of copeptin for the diagnosis of nephrogenic diabetes insipidus in infan...
Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology & Metabolism : JPEM; Bitencourt L, Fischer BL et. al.

Jul 23rd, 2021 - We report a case of an infant with nephrogenic diabetes insipidus (NDI) diagnosed by the measurement of serum copeptin. There is only one study that previously evaluated the use of copeptin measurement in a pediatric patient. We present a 10-month...

The lack of free water on ICU: Mere fluid-balances are not enough with regard to hypern...
Journal of Critical Care; Rugg C, Schmid S et. al.

Jul 16th, 2021 - The lack of free water on ICU: Mere fluid-balances are not enough with regard to hypernatremia.|2021|Rugg C,Schmid S,Kreutziger J,Ströhle M,|

Animal models for diabetes insipidus.
Handbook of Clinical Neurology; Mahía J, Bernal A

Jul 10th, 2021 - The hormone arginine vasopressin (AVP) is a nonapeptide synthesized by hypothalamic magnocellular nuclei and secreted from the posterior pituitary into the bloodstream. It binds to AVP receptor 2 in the kidney to promote the insertion of aquaporin...

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Inpatient Sodium Imbalances Linked to Adverse COVID-19 Outcomes

Mar 10th, 2021 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. Both high and low serum sodium levels are associated with adverse outcomes for hospitalized patients with COVID-19, new research suggests. In the ...

Fast Five Quiz: Heart Failure Presentation and Diagnosis

Apr 23rd, 2020 - BNP is the strongest predictor of heart failure vs other causes of dyspnea. High LV filling pressures stimulate the release of BNP, which exerts diuretic, natriuretic, and antihypertensive effects by inhibiting the renin-angiotensin-aldosterone sy...

Cardiorenal syndrome
Benjamin J. Freda, DO

May 1st, 2018 - To the Editor: I read with interest the thoughtful review of cardiorenal syndrome by Drs. Thind, Loehrke, and Wilt 1 and the accompanying editorial by Dr.

Pediatric Heat-Related Illnesses

Jun 3rd, 2016 - Further diagnostic evaluation is directed at determining the degree of multisystem organ dysfunction that results from heatstroke. A head computed tomography (CT) scan can evaluate for cerebral edema, whereas a comprehensive metabolic profile (CMP.

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