Acute diabetes insipidus mediated by vasopressinase after placental abruption.

CONTEXT Postpartum, diabetes insipidus (DI) can be part of Sheehan's syndrome or lymphocytic hypophysitis in combination with anterior pituitary hormone deficiencies. In contrast, acute onset of isolated DI in the postpartum period is unusual. CASE PRESENTATION This patient presented at 33 weeks gestation with placental abruption, prompting a cesarean… CONTINUE READING