ADH


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ADH

abbr.
antidiuretic hormone

ADH

abbreviation for
(Biochemistry) antidiuretic hormone. See vasopressin

ADH

antidiuretic hormone. Compare vasopressin.
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Noun1.ADH - hormone secreted by the posterior pituitary gland (trade name Pitressin) and also by nerve endings in the hypothalamusADH - hormone secreted by the posterior pituitary gland (trade name Pitressin) and also by nerve endings in the hypothalamus; affects blood pressure by stimulating capillary muscles and reduces urine flow by affecting reabsorption of water by kidney tubules
pressor, vasoconstrictive, vasoconstrictor - any agent that causes a narrowing of an opening of a blood vessel: cold or stress or nicotine or epinephrine or norepinephrine or angiotensin or vasopressin or certain drugs; maintains or increases blood pressure
endocrine, hormone, internal secretion - the secretion of an endocrine gland that is transmitted by the blood to the tissue on which it has a specific effect
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Paper laboratory reports of Lyme disease testing sent to ADH were matched by patient name and birth date with electronic laboratory surveillance data to consolidate reports.
With the addition of the Mi Casa centre, Civitas now operates ADH centres in the states of Massachusetts, Maryland and New Jersey.
According to the company, the Maryland ADH market is approximately USD150m spread across about 90 centres and the market is highly fragmented with the majority of ADH providers operating single-centre businesses.
Paint companies should have already completed or nearly completed their switch to non-lead production for the ADH segment of their product line,' Lucero added.
10,11) Previous studies have looked at the use of high-molecular weight cytokeratins, such as cytokeratin 5/ 6 (CK5/6), in distinguishing ADH or low-grade DCIS from UDH.
The following sections review four of the best-studied ADH and ALDH variants--ADH1B*2 (rs 1229984), ADH1B*3 (rs2066702), ADH1C*1 (rs698), and ALDH2*2 (rs671)--and their associations with a variety of alcohol-related factors or phenotypes.
Rarely, the pre-eclampsia can cause transient DI by affecting the liver, leading to increased breakdown of ADH and therefore resulting in reduced levels of ADH in the blood.
After that, the reaction mixture was cooled to about 40[degrees]C, the pH value was adjusted in the range of 7-8 by ammonia, and then 60 g de-ionized water and ADH were added with m(ADH)/m(DAAM) ratio from 0:1 to 1:1.
These drugs' ability to inhibit prostaglandin synthesis prevents prostaglandins from antagonizing actions of ADH in the kidney.
Wacker also showcased Silpuran 2438 ADH A/B at EWMA.
Com o retorno a normoxia, os niveis de atividade da ADH cairam consideravelmente ja no 2 dia de recuperacao, em relacao a atividade do 8 dia de inundacao, atingindo os niveis do controle no 6 dia de recuperacao para BRS Macota (Figura 1C e D).
The number of permits is up by about 1,000 since 2009, but that is mainly because the ADH began requiring permits for school concession stands.