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Flashcards in Metabolic Disorders Deck (6)
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1

decreased ADH due to posterior pituitary problem
causes dehydration

diabetes inspidus

2

decreased production of insulin by the beta cells of pancreas (islet of langerhans)

diabetes mellitus

3

iron in organs and skin
bronze diabetes

hemochromatosis

4

protein malnutrition

kwashiorkor

5

calorie malnutrition, includes protein

marasmus

6

inborn error of copper metabolism
kayser fleisher rings = copper deposits in the eye
hepatolenticular degeneration

wilson's