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ADH:

see antidiuretic hormoneantidiuretic hormone
, polypeptide hormone secreted by the posterior pituitary gland. Its principal action is to regulate the amount of water excreted by the kidneys. Antidiuretic hormone (ADH), known also as vasopressin, causes the kidneys to resorb water directly from the
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ADH

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ADH

On drawings, abbr. for adhesive.
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Archived pathology files identified 65 cases of atypical and benign epithelial proliferative lesions that consisted of the following: 23 ADH, 10 low-grade DCIS, and 32 UDH.
A variant of the ADH1C gene, the ADH1 C*1 allele, also has been well studied with respect to alcohol dependence, but the results have been inconsistent because of limited sample sizes, ethnic variation, and the close proximity of the ADH 1B and ADH 1C genes.
The ratio of ADH to DAAM can affect the crosslinking reaction between ketone carbonyl and hydrazine groups and therefore the crosslinking density and properties of films.
Badve's study reduces the incidence of ADH based on use of the ADH-5 Multiplex IHC test, which is consistent with the literature, as it is well known that ADH is overdiagnosed.
On the other hand, delayed hyponatremia is thought to occur due to uncontrolled release of ADH from degenerating posterior pituitary tissue or from ADH-containing neurons that have been injured during TSS (6).
During hearings on the ADHS proposal at the end of February, I testified against the cuts - to overflow crowds seated in wheelchairs and standing for hours in walkers to support the program.
Aumentos de la osmolalidad provocaran sed y reduccion del volumen urinario al aumentar la liberacion de ADH.
ADH got a try in the 22nd minute again missing again.
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The company is very happy to cooperate with ADH on this project and are looking forward to supporting more projects in partnership with local investors to contribute to the development of industry.
The researchers analyzed DNA samples taken from 991 women with breast cancer and from 1,698 controls to investigate a possible association between serial sequence variations in two alcohol-metabolizing genes-ADH 1B and ADH 1C-and the development of breast cancer.