dipsogenic

dipsogenic

Causing thirst.
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Dipsogenic factors operating in chronic uremies on maintenance hemodialysis.
The SFO has been one of the more extensively studied CVOs and has been widely reported as having an important role in the dipsogenic and hypertensive effects of circulating AngII [28-32].
Simpson, "Subfornical organ: forebrain site of pressor and dipsogenic action of angiotensin II," TheAmerican Journal of Physiology, vol.
The particular development of dipsogenic and additional regulatory mechanisms for the control of hydrosaline homeostasis through ingestive behavior occurs during foetal and early stages of life and may be susceptible to changes in the pregnant environment (Ross & Nijland, 1998).
Offspring from these dams was tested at six days of age for their dipsic response to a betadrenergic dipsogenic stimulus.
The hypothesis in the present study is that maternal exposure to sodium depletion and dehydration, treatments that severely affects the fetal ambiance in utero, could affect the early onset of thirst responses to well known dipsogenic agents.
The osmotic, volaemic and ANG II stimuli are also dipsogenic in truly terrestrial species such as birds (Hazon and Flik, 2002).
Dipsogenic DI occurs when changes in the hypothalamus cause ADH to be suppressed and urine output to increase in the setting of an abnormal increase in thirst and water intake.
Idiopathic DI is made as a diagnosis of exclusion when it is not possible to infer that the cause is neurogenic, nephrogenic, dipsogenic, or gestational.
Diabetes insipidus could be caused by a kidney abnormality or one of several central abnormalities, including dipsogenic or psychogenic polydipsia or the failure of the pituitary to produce antidiuretic hormone.
Requirement for Rac1-dependent NADPH oxidase in the cardiovascular and dipsogenic actions of angiotensin II in the brain," Circulation Research, vol.
The pharmaceutical interventions are based on the main dipsogenic (= thirst inducing) role of angiotensine-II, which is well known from physiological research (Fitzsimons, 1998).