syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone ABBR: SIADH

January 2005
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2128
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A definition of the term "syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone ABBR: SIADH" is presented. It refers to a syndrome of increased ADH activity in spite of reduced plasma osmolarity. This syndrome is commonly associated with disorders of the central nervous system, various tumors and anxiety.


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