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Disease Hyperpituitarism

Name Hyperpituitarism
Synonyms Follicle Stimulating Hormone, Inappropriate Secretion | FSH Hypersecretion, Pituitary | Hypersecretion, Pituitary FSH | Hypersecretion, Pituitary LH | Hypersecretion, Pituitary TSH | Inappropriate Follicle Stimulating Hormone Secretion | Inappropriate FSH Secretion Syndrome | Inappropriate LH Secretion Syndrome | Inappropriate Luteinizing Hormone Secretion | Inappropriate Thyroid Stimulating Hormone Secretion | Inappropriate TSH Secretion Syndrome | LH Hypersecretion, Pituitary | Luteinizing Hormone, Inappropriate Secretion | Pituitary FSH Hypersecretion | Pituitary LH Hypersecretion | Pituitary TSH Hypersecretion | Thyroid Stimulating Hormone, Inappropriate Secretion | TSH Hypersecretion, Pituitary
Definition Disease of the glandular, anterior portion of the pituitary (PITUITARY GLAND, ANTERIOR) resulting in hypersecretion of ADENOHYPOPHYSEAL HORMONES such as GROWTH HORMONE; PROLACTIN; THYROTROPIN; LUTEINIZING HORMONE; FOLLICLE STIMULATING HORMONE ; and ADRENOCORTICOTROPIC HORMONE. Hyperpituitarism usually is caused by a functional ADENOMA.
Categories Endocrine system disease | Nervous system disease
MeSH® ID D006964
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1. DiseasesNervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Central Nervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Brain Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hypothalamic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Pituitary Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Hyperpituitarism Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesEndocrine System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Pituitary Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Hyperpituitarism Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Hyperpituitarism Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
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View node Gigantism Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
View node Hyperprolactinemia Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
View node Pituitary ACTH Hypersecretion Has associated chemicals Has associated genes