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Hormone Replacement Therapy by Donald Zimmerman MD, Greg Uramoto MD (auth.), A. Wayne

By Donald Zimmerman MD, Greg Uramoto MD (auth.), A. Wayne Meikle MD (eds.)

A. Wayne Meikle and a distinct panel of professional clinicians convey to undergo their vast wisdom and adventure in dealing with adults and kids present process hormone alternative remedy for the pituitary, parathyroid, thyroid, pancreas, adrenal glands, and gonads. Emphasizing right sufferer administration, the booklet presents to experts and common practitioners alike time-tested, state-of-the-art instructions at the use, tracking, and dosage of hormone therapeutics within the therapy of problems of endocrine functionality, whereas giving an exhaustive research of every remedy. finished and eminently functional, Hormone alternative remedy captures the latest advances in hormone alternative therapeutics and is sure to serve endocrinologists, gynecologists, pediatricians, urologists, internists, and kin practitioners as state-of-the-art typical reference for handling and tracking their patients.

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Therefore, treatment is currently limited to sodium restriction in combination with a few drugs that reduce urine output by vasopressin-independent mechanisms. They are: 1. THIAZIDE DIURETICS are the mainstay of therapy for nephrogenic DI. Their pharmacology has been described earlier in the section on pituitary DI. One should remember that thiazide induced hypokalemia may impair glucose tolerance and urinary concentrating ability, either of which could exaggerate polyuria and polydipsia in patients with nephrogenic DI.

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