Transient diabetes insipidus in a woman with a twin pregnancy: A case report

AUTHORS

Zahra Abbasi Ranjbar 1 , * , Amir Bahrami 2 , Farzad Najafipoor 2 , Majid Mobassery 2

1 Department of Internal Medicine, Division of ndocrinology and Metabolism, Imam Reza Teaching General Hospital, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, [email protected], IR Iran

2 Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Imam Reza Teaching General Hospital, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, IR Iran

How to Cite: Abbasi Ranjbar Z, Bahrami A, Najafipoor F, Mobassery M. Transient diabetes insipidus in a woman with a twin pregnancy: A case report, Int J Endocrinol Metab. Online ahead of Print ; 8(2):94-96.

ARTICLE INFORMATION

International Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism: 8 (2); 94-96
Article Type: Case Report
Received: February 28, 2010
Accepted: September 5, 2010

Crossmark

CHEKING

READ FULL TEXT
Abstract

Transient diabetes insipidus (DI), a rare complication of pregnancy, results from excessive activity of placental vasopressinase. If unrecognized, it may threaten the life of both mother and fetus. Here we report a case of 33 year-old women with a twin pregnancy and transient diabetes insipidus, believed to be due to increased vasopressin degradation rate. The purpose of this case report is to reassess gestational DI and to discuss its appropriate management.

c 2011 Kowsar M.P.Co. All rights reserved.


 

Please cite this paper as:
Abbasi Ranjbar Z, Bahrami A , Najafipoor F, Mobassery M. Transient diabetes insipidus in a woman with a twin pregnancy: A case report. Int J Endocrinol Metab.2010;8(2):94-96.

Keywords

Diabetes insipidus Women Twin pregnancy

© 0, International Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/) which permits copy and redistribute the material just in noncommercial usages, provided the original work is properly cited.

Full Text

Full text is available in PDF

COMMENTS

LEAVE A COMMENT HERE: