Praveen V. Pavithran

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Hyponatremia occurs in about 30% of hospitalized patients and syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone secretion (SIADH) is a common cause of hyponatremia. SIADH should be differentiated from other causes of hyponatremia like diuretic therapy, hypothyroidism and hypocortisolism. Where possible, all attempts should be made to identify and rectify the(More)
Background: Congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH) is an autosomal recessively inherited metabolic disorder affects both males and females equally with abnormal CYP21A2 genotype and life-threatening neonatal adrenal crises. Females can be diagnosed early in life due to the presence of ambiguous genitalia while males miss the diagnoses because of their normal(More)
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