Hormonal factors influencing salt appetite in pregnancy.

@article{Covelli1973HormonalFI,
  title={Hormonal factors influencing salt appetite in pregnancy.},
  author={Matteo Covelli and Derek A. Denton and James F. Nelson and Arthur Shulkes},
  journal={Endocrinology},
  year={1973},
  volume={93 2},
  pages={
          423-9
        }
}
The selective appetite of wild rabbits (Oryctolagus cuniculus (L)) for 500 mEq/1 solutions of NaCl, KC1, MgCl2 and CaCl2 was studied during pseudopregnancy or during daily treatment with 17β-estradiol dipropionate (E2) and/or progesterone. The animals were individually caged and external sodium balances were performed. An increase in NaCl appetite occurred from the 11th to the 25th day after the initiation of pseudopregnancy and during treatment with 12.5, 25 or 250 μg E2/day. The response to… 
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