neurohypophysis

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neurohypophysis

[¦nu̇r·ō·hī′päf·ə·səs]
(neuroscience)
The neural portion or posterior lobe of the hypophysis.
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Autosomal recessive familial neurohypophyseal diabetes insipidus with continued secretion of mutant weakly active vasopressin.
A missense mutation in the vasopressin-neurophysin precursor gene cosegregates with human autosomal dominant neurohypophyseal diabetes insipidus.
Familial neurohypophyseal diabetes insipidus: a novel mutation presenting with enuresis.
Autosomal dominant neurohypophyseal diabetes insipidus associated with a missense mutation encoding Gly23-Val in neurophysin II.
Molecular analysis in familial neurohypophyseal diabetes insipidus: early diagnosis of an asymptomatic carrier.