what factors stimulates secretion of ADH?
stimulates reabsorption of water in the distal tubule and CD
what can be used to Dx DI?
natural ADH (pitressin) via IM or IV over 1 hr in lactated ringers
CDI is caused by?
NDI is caused by?
impaired responsiveness of kidney to ADH
DI is associated with which main clinical sign?
CDI is Tx with?
T/F: desmopressin is more potent and has a longer duration of action than natural ADH
how is desmopressin administered?
parenterally (SQ, IV, IM)
nasal drops into conjuctival sac
desmopressin is the DOC for?
CDI in dogs and cats
NDI is Tx with?
thiazide diuretics DOC!