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The Unhealthy Posterior Pituitary
Syndrome Of Inappropriate Antidiuretic Hormone (SIADH)
Hypersecretion of ADH
Increased Sensitivity to ADH
Signs & Symptoms
Coma and Seizure
Cramps and Tremors
Change in LOC
Syndrome of Inappropriate Antidiuretic Hormone (SIADH) Nonpharmacologic Interventions
Monitor Serum and Urine Osmolality
IandOs with Daily Weights
Restrict Fluid Intake
Monitor Cardiovascular and Neurological Status
Syndrome of Inappropriate Antidiuretic Hormone (SIADH) Pharmacologic Interventions
Hypertonic IV Fluids
Tolvaptan and Conivaptan
Mechanism of Action
Nephrogenic Diabetes Insipidus
Pregnancy (Ebstein's Anomaly)
Diabetes Insipidus Assessment
Low Specific Gravity (USG)
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