Vasopressin deficiency contributes to the vasodilation of septic shock Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Hemodynamics
  • Shock, Cardiogenic
  • Shock, Septic
  • Vasodilation
  • Vasopressins

abstract

  • Vasopressin plasma levels are inappropriately low in vasodilatory shock, most likely because of impaired baroreflex-mediated secretion. The deficiency in vasopressin contributes to the hypotension of vasodilatory septic shock.

publication date

  • March 11, 1997

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 9054839

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1122

end page

  • 5

volume

  • 95

number

  • 5