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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The transaction, which closed on July 1, provides MENTOR Network entry into the Kentucky ADH market, expanding its ADH geographic footprint to a fifth state.
Although ADH is primarily diagnosed by histologic features, immunohistochemical stains can be useful adjuncts to distinguish ADH from usual ductal hyperplasia.
(1994) reported that the ecological niches of Drosophila species are closely associated with their alcohol tolerance and ADH activity.
The objective of the present study is to prove the role of ADH in the transport of non-charged solutes urea and glycerol across the epithelium.
All core biopsies revealing ADH, ALH, RS, and/or PAP were subjected to a logistic regression.
ADH, N-(3-dimethylaminopropyl)-N'-ethylcarbodiimide hydrochloride (EDC), and TNBS were purchased from Sigma-Aldrich (St.
After the pentobarbital (4.5 mg/kg, Nembutal, Abbott, USA) anesthesia, the animals were decapitated and AdH was separated; the tissue was enzymatically (trypsin: Sigma, Germany, 0.2% for 30 min; collagenase: Sigma, Germany, 30 [micro]g/ml for 40 min; dispase: Sigma, Germany, 50 [micro]g/ml for 40 min; phosphate-buffered saline (PBS-A) was used for the solutions, temperature: 37[degrees]C) and mechanically (83 [micro]m and 48 [micro]m pore size nylon blutex filter) dissociated.
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.
One potential approach for reducing blood levels of alcohol and acetaldehyde involves intravenous administration of RBCs loaded with ADH and ALD [12].
'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.
In our present study, the benign lesions are also seen in associated with the epithelial proliferative lesions with atypia, among the benign lesions the commonest benign lesion fibrocystic disease was mostly associated with atypical hyperplasia of ductal type or atypical ductal hyperplasia (ADH) constituting about 4 cases (28.5%), followed by fibrocystic disease with columnar cell change and intraductal papilloma associated with atypical ductal hyperplasia in 3 cases (21.4%)each, followed by sclerosing adenosis with ADH and fibroadenoma with ADH of 2 cases(14.2%) each, simple adenosis with atypical lobular hyperplasia (ALH) comprised 2 cases (14.2%) (Table 7).
Key words: Alcohol dependence; alcohol use disorder (AUD); alcohol metabolism; alcohol-metabolizing enzymes; genetic factors; environmental factors; biological factors; gene variants; alcohol dehydrogenase (ADH); aldehyde dehydrogenase (ALDH); alleles; acetaldehyde; Asians; Caucasians; Africans; Asian-American; African-American