Hypothalamic adipsic syndrome: diagnosis and management.

@article{Ball1997HypothalamicAS,
  title={Hypothalamic adipsic syndrome: diagnosis and management.},
  author={Steve G. Ball and B Vaidja and Peter H Baylis},
  journal={Clinical endocrinology},
  year={1997},
  volume={47 4},
  pages={405-9}
}
Patients with hypothalamic adipsic syndrome, especially in conjunction with diabetes insipidus, pose management difficulties. They are at risk of both under- and over-hydration. We present 4 patients with hypothalamic adipsic syndromes, due to different causes, illustrating the practical difficulties encountered in this condition. The principles of… CONTINUE READING