Thyroid Activation Following Dehydration

  • L. Di Bella
  • M. T. Rossi
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSA, volume 105)


β-adrenergic stimulation can stimulate drinking (1), partly by activating the renal renin-angiotensin system (2,3,4,5), partly by activating the vascular receptors just as the systemic blood pressure starts to fall (6).


Daily Food Intake Adrenergic Nerve Partial Dehydration Thyroid Epithelial Cell Thyroid Weight 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • L. Di Bella
    • 1
  • M. T. Rossi
    • 1
  1. 1.Cattedra di Fisiologia GeneraleIstituto di Fisiologia UmanaModenaItaly

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