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References in periodicals archive ?
Bengtsson, "Oral desmopressin for nocturnal polyuria in elderly subjects: a double-blind, placebo-controlled randomized exploratory study," BJU International, vol.
Loss of vitamin D receptor produces polyuria by increasing thirst.
The further episode of polyuria, occurring despite regular intravenous desmopressin, was puzzling.
Other forms of polyuria also appear to be associated with decreased AQP2 expression.
The defect is both of aquaporin-2 on the luminal surface of the collecting duct and of aquaporin-3 on the basal lateral membrane, producing a severe defect in aquaporin production that parallels the lithium-induced polyuria (Marples, Christensen, Christensen, Ottosen, & Nielsen, 1995).
Therefore, tenesmus, diarrhoea, thrombophlebitis and lower limbs oedema, suprapubic and perineal pain may be noted as well as dysuria, polyuria, haematuria (less frequently), nocturia, urgency, urinary retention and incontinence may6 be present.
An approximately 5-year-old sexually intact male Toulouse goose (Anser anser domesticus) was presented to the Zoological Medicine Service at the Louisiana State University Veterinary Teaching Hospital for ataxia, polyuria, polydipsia, weight loss, and difficulty lifting its head.
All four patients had polyuria and polydipsia, and results of biochemical evaluations showed high plasma antidiuretic hormone (ADH) levels.
It is currently the only product approved by the US Food and Drug Administration for the treatment of nocturia due to nocturnal polyuria.
GI: Jordan's mother denies emesis, constipation, polyuria, and diarrhea.
On arrival to the NSICU, he was in hypovolemic shock (overall 3.4 L negative fluid balance in past few hours) from clear polyuria. He had tachycardia and hypotension.
In January 2012, the patient presented with polyuria and polydipsia suggestive of central diabetes insipidus.