Vasopressin receptor mutations in nephrogenic diabetes insipidus.

  title={Vasopressin receptor mutations in nephrogenic diabetes insipidus.},
  author={Daniel Georges Bichet},
  journal={Seminars in nephrology},
  volume={28 3},
The purpose of this review is first to describe the importance of early detection of vasopressin receptor mutations responsible for X-linked nephrogenic diabetes insipidus (NDI). We have proposed that all families with hereditary diabetes insipidus should have their molecular defect identified because early diagnosis and treatment of affected infants can avert the physical and mental retardation that results from repeated episodes of dehydration. Secondly, 95 published missense mutations… CONTINUE READING


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