Renal losses

Halki Diabetes Remedy

Home Treatments for Diabetes

Get Instant Access

a. Central diabetes insipidus. Results from inadequate production of antidiuretic hormone (ADH). If child's access to water is hampered or thirst mechanism is affected, hypernatremia occurs. May be idiopathic, hereditary (eg, Wolfram syndrome), or caused by tumors, trauma, infections (eg, meningitis), granulomas (eg, sarcoidosis), or vascular conditions (eg, cerebral aneurysm).

b. Nephrogenic diabetes insipidus. Results from insensitivi-ty of the renal collecting duct to ADH. Disease may be congenital (X-linked or autosomal dominant) or acquired due to drugs (eg, lithium), sickle cell disease, chronic renal disease (eg, obstructive uropathy), hypokalemia, or hypercalcemia.

Was this article helpful?

0 0
Diabetes Sustenance

Diabetes Sustenance

Get All The Support And Guidance You Need To Be A Success At Dealing With Diabetes The Healthy Way. This Book Is One Of The Most Valuable Resources In The World When It Comes To Learning How Nutritional Supplements Can Control Sugar Levels.

Get My Free Ebook


Post a comment