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Disease Hypopituitarism

Name Hypopituitarism
Synonyms Adenohypophyseal Hyposecretion | Anterior Pituitary Hyposecretion Syndrome | Disease, Simmonds | Hypopituitarism, Postpartum | Hyposecretion, Adenohypophyseal | Hyposecretion Syndrome, Anterior Pituitary | Insufficiency, Pituitary | Panhypopituitarism, Postpartum | Pituitary Insufficiency | Pituitary Insufficiency, Postpartum | Postpartum Hypopituitarism | Postpartum Panhypopituitarism | Postpartum Pituitary Insufficiency | Sheehan's Syndrome | Sheehans Syndrome | Sheehan Syndrome | Simmond's Disease | Simmonds Disease | Simmonds' Disease | Syndrome, Sheehan | Syndrome, Sheehan's
Definition Diminution or cessation of secretion of one or more hormones from the anterior pituitary gland (including LH; FOLLICLE STIMULATING HORMONE; SOMATOTROPIN; and CORTICOTROPIN). This may result from surgical or radiation ablation, non-secretory PITUITARY NEOPLASMS, metastatic tumors, infarction, PITUITARY APOPLEXY, infiltrative or granulomatous processes, and other conditions.
Categories Endocrine system disease | Nervous system disease
MeSH® ID D007018
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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 Hypopituitarism 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 Hypopituitarism Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Hypopituitarism Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Arthrogryposis, distal, with hypopituitarism, mental retardation, and facial anomalies
  Combined Pituitary Hormone Deficiency
  Dincsoy Salih Patel syndrome
View node Dwarfism, Pituitary Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Holoprosencephaly 9 Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Hypopituitarism and septooptic 'dysplasia' Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Hypopituitarism, Congenital, with Central Diabetes Insipidus
  Kaplowitz Bodurtha syndrome
  Mental Retardation, X-Linked, With Panhypopituitarism Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Panhypopituitarism X-linked Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Prolactin Deficiency with Obesity and Enlarged Testes
  RHYNS syndrome