Posterior Hypothalamic Polydipsia : Differential Effects to Several Dipsogenic Treatments

  • Alberto Morales
  • Amadeo Puerto
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSA, volume 105)

Abstract

Water intake is a physiological process (primary or secondary) which can be triggered by several factors1,2,3 At the same time, the cerebral mechanisms controlling drinking have been related to several brain structures, i.e., the septal area4, circularis nucleus5, lateral hypothalamus6, subfornical organ7, etc.

Keywords

Sucrose Polyethylene Angiotensin 

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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • Alberto Morales
    • 1
  • Amadeo Puerto
    • 1
  1. 1.Laboratory of Psychobiology Department of PsychologyUniversity of GranadaCartujaSpain

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