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Research & Reviews  816 results

Lithium use in a patient on haemodialysis with bipolar affective disorder and lithium-i...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2021-242841
BMJ Case Reports; Topp S, Salisbury E

Aug 1st, 2021 - Lithium is an effective mood stabiliser used to treat bipolar affective disorder (BPAD); however, it can also adversely affect the kidneys, causing acute toxic effects, nephrogenic diabetes insipidus, chronic renal dysfunction and end-stage kidney...

Autosomal dominant familial neurohypophyseal diabetes insipidus caused by a novel misse...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s12020-021-02830-x 10.1016/s1043-2760(97)00157-4 10.1093/clinchem/46.10.1699
Endocrine Marzocchi C, Cantara S et. al.

Jul 29th, 2021 - Familial neurohypophysial diabetes insipidus (FNDI), commonly caused by autosomal dominant arginine vasopressin (AVP) mutations, is a rare condition in which vasopressin fails in regulating body's level of water with final polyuria and polydipsia....

The usefulness of copeptin for the diagnosis of nephrogenic diabetes insipidus in infan...
https://doi.org/10.1515/jpem-2021-0296
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...

ENDOCRINOLOGY IN THE TIME OF COVID-19 - 2021 updates: The Management of Diabetes insipi...
https://doi.org/10.1530/EJE-21-0596
European Journal of Endocrinology; Christ-Crain M, Hoorn EJ et. al.

Jul 23rd, 2021 - COVID-19 has changed the nature of medical consultations, emphasizing virtual patient counseling, with relevance for patients with diabetes insipidus (DI) or hyponatremia. The main complication of desmopressin treatment in DI is dilutional hyponat...

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Drugs  37 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  14 results

Hyponatremia Study (Delayed Hyponatremia After Pituitary Surgery)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03636568

Aug 17th, 2018 - Any adult patient with a pituitary adenoma (either non-functioning, prolactin-secreting, growth hormone secreting, gonadotropin secreting, or TSH (thyroid stimulating hormone) secreting) or cyst scheduled to undergo transsphenoidal resection will ...

Metformin and Congenital Nephrogenic Diabetes Insipidus
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02460354

Jul 17th, 2018 - Nephrogenic diabetes insipidus (NDI) is a genetic disease. Patients with this disease make large amounts of urine because their kidneys don't hold on to water. The large amount of urine means that patients need to urinate very frequently. They are...

Tracking Neurodegeneration in Early Wolfram Syndrome
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02455414

Jul 11th, 2018 - Specific Aims: Wolfram syndrome (WFS) is a rare (1 in ~770,000) autosomal recessive genetic disease characterized by early childhood onset insulin dependent diabetes, optic nerve atrophy, vision and hearing loss, diabetes insipidus and neurodegene...

A Clinical Trial of Dantrolene Sodium in Pediatric and Adult Patients With Wolfram Syndrome
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02829268

May 3rd, 2018 - Wolfram syndrome is a rare genetic disorder characterized by juvenile-onset diabetes mellitus, diabetes insipidus, optic nerve atrophy, hearing loss, and neurodegeneration. The purpose of this study is to assess the safety and tolerability of dant...

Use of Copeptin in Diabetes Insipidus
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01940614

Apr 17th, 2018 - Purpose of this study is to compare the overall diagnostic accuracy of the three following diagnostic test procedures in diabetes insipidus (central, nephrogenic) and primary polydipsia: a) classical water deprivation test alone, b) classical wate...

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News  29 results

Weight Gain Common in Childhood Brain Tumor Survivors
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/947349

Mar 12th, 2021 - Children who have been treated for brain tumors often experience significant weight gain, and new findings suggest that this could be a sign of hypothalamic-pituitary (HP) dysfunction. "We believe that endocrine surveillance should be initiated ea...

Fast Five Quiz: Unusual Breast Cancer Presentations
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/927076_3

Mar 26th, 2020 - Answer 2/5 Which of the following signs and symptoms is most suggestive of pituitary metastasis in patients with a history of breast cancer? Your peers chose: Neurocognitive impairment with headache 0% Worsening of an existing seizure disorder and...

Copeptin Test Can Detect Diabetes Insipidus vs Other Polyuria
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/900473

Aug 9th, 2018 - A blood test for copeptin, a precursor of antidiuretic hormone (ADH, vasopressin), differentiates between "harmless" polydipsia-polyuria and diabetes insipidus more quickly and accurately than a traditional water-deprivation test, researchers repo...

Fast Five Quiz: Test Your Knowledge of Diabetes Insipidus
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/897260

May 30th, 2018 - Diabetes insipidus is defined as the passage of large volumes of dilute urine. It has two major forms: central and nephrogenic. Central diabetes insipidus is characterized by decreased secretion of antidiuretic hormone (ADH), which gives rise to p...

Fast Five Quiz: Test Your Knowledge of Diabetes Insipidus
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/897260_3

May 30th, 2018 - The physical examination findings vary with the severity and chronicity of diabetes insipidus. The examination findings may be entirely normal. Hydronephrosis, with pelvic fullness, flank pain or tenderness, or pain radiating to the testicle or ge...

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Patient Education  6 results see all →