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  • Syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone hypersecretion.

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  • Fifty years ago the syndrome of inappropriate secretion of anti-diuretic hormone was described in a lung cancer patient and the term SIADH Syndrome of inappropriate anti-diuretic hormone secretion entered the medical vocabulary.

    SIADH or SIAD-where did the "h" go and does it matter?

  • A recent article in NEJM informs the readers that only about one-third of cases of SIADH have non-suppressed levels of arginine vasopressin so that the term "Syndrome of Inappropriate Antidiuresis " is more correct or appropriate.

    SIADH or SIAD-where did the "h" go and does it matter?

  • I thought this was something new rather than some subtlety I have just missed but a perfunctory Google search leads to more than one not- very- recent article than used that term in the sense of SIADH being a subset of SIAD.

    SIADH or SIAD-where did the "h" go and does it matter?

  • SIADH or SIAD-where did the "h" go and does it matter?

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  • Regardless, there seems to be some combination of excessive fluid intake and fluid retention by whatever mechanisms-and I think a SIADH type picture is an appealing possible mechanism-resulting in a clinical situation where what you do not need is normal saline.

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  • It is suggested by the authors of the AJM article than this may be a form of SIADH or the syndrome of inappropriate secretion of ADH and while excessive ingestion of water may be necessary it is not sufficient to cause the condition.

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  • The syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone (SIADH) has been In cases with a gradually developing inflammation one described in severe asthma attacks, and careful monitor - should remember the possibility of a poor response to β2 - ing of electrolyte and fluid balance is therefore important agonists due to downregulation of β-receptors (figure 1) [9,10,21,22].

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  • retired doc's thoughts: SIADH or SIAD-where did the "h" go and does it matter?

    SIADH or SIAD-where did the "h" go and does it matter?

  • 3 SIADH = Syndrome of inappropriate anti - diuretic hormone secretion.

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