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GHRH
hypothalamic (+)
GHIH (Somatostatin)
hypothalmic (-)
TRH
hypothalmic (+)
CRH
hypothalmic (+)
GnRH
hypothalmic (+)
LHRH
hypothalmic (+)
PIH (Dopamine)
hypothalmic (-)
GH
ant pit
TSH (Thyrotropin)
ant pit
FSH
ant pit
LH
ant pit
PRL (Prolactin)
ant pit
ACTH
ant pit
ADH (Vasopressint)
pos pit
Oxytocin
pos pit
somatoropin
growth hormone
somatostatin
growth hormone-inhibiting hormone
cosyntropin (cortrosyn)
synthetic ACTH
corticotropin (acthar)
animal derived ACTH
pulsatile doses of GnRH/LHRH used for
stimulating FSH and LH (ovulation)
continous doses of GnRH/LHRH used to tx
prostate and breast CA, endometriosis, and precocious puberty
Goserelin (Zoladex) [BCF] used to tx
prostate cancer
Desmopressin (DDAVP) used to tx
nocturnal enuresis (bed wetting)
Desmopressin (Stimate) used to tx
bleeding hemophilia A and vWF dz
thyroid replacement of choice
levothyroxin sodium
dz state that can cause thyrotoxicosis
- graves' dz
- toxic adenoma
- goiter
- thyroiditis
clinical presentation of thyrotoxicosis and hyperthyoidism
nervousness, easy fatigability, heat intolerance, loss of wt w/ increased appetite, heart palpations
high fever (>103), tachycardia, tachypnea, dehydration, delirium, and diarrhea s/sx for
thyroid storm
tx for thyroid storm
- propanolol (BB)
- propythioruacil (blocks peripheral T4 to T3 conversion)
- iodinated contract agent
- coricosteroid (hydrocortisone) (reduces T4 to T3 conversion)
what dz can cause thyroid storm?
addison's dz