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Also called the oral ectoderm

Rathke'a pouch

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Basophilic cells in the anterior pituitary

B flat major (basophilic- fsh,lh, acth, tsh, msh)

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Acidophilic cells

GH and prolactin

3

Produced in posterior pit

Vasopressin, oxytocin

4

Defect in FGF receptor 3

Achondroplasia

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Excessive GH withour skeletal deformities

Gigantism

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GTP is stimulated by

Guanine nucleotide exchange factors

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GTP is inhibited by

GTPase accelerating proteins, RGS proteins

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Defect in FGF receptor 3

Achondroplasia

9

Tx for central DM

DDAVP(adh analg)

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Tx for peripheral diabetes insipidus

Thiazide diureics

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SIADH

Demeclocyclne