hrp0084p2-510 | Pituitary | ESPE2015
, Piona Claudia
, Morandi Grazia
, Cavarzere Paolo
, Brugnara Milena
Background: The syndrome of inappropriate antidiuresis (SIAD) is one of the most common causes of hyponatremia: its a disorder of sodium and water balance, characterized by urinary dilution impairment and hypotonic hyponatremia, in the absence of renal disease or any non-osmotic stimulus, able to induce antidiuretic hormone (ADH) release. SIAD can be manifestation of a wide range of diseases, including cancer, head trauma, hydrocephalus and epilepsy. Usually transient an...