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  1. ... Glossary definitions Reviewed August 2010 What is combined pituitary hormone deficiency? Combined pituitary hormone deficiency is a condition that causes ...
  2. Pituitary Disorders (National Library of Medicine)  
    Your pituitary gland is a pea-sized gland at the base of your brain. The pituitary is the "master control gland" - it makes hormones that affect growth and the ...
  3. Acromegaly From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases)  
    ... exerting on the surrounding brain areas preserve normal pituitary function or treat hormone deficiencies improve the symptoms of acromegaly Surgery Surgery is ...
  4. ... the brain. Surgery that damages the hypothalamus or pituitary gland. The following may also increase the risk of obesity: Being diagnosed with cancer when aged 5 to 9 years. Being female. Having growth hormone deficiency or low levels of the hormone leptin. Not ...
  5. Diabetes Insipidus From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases)  
    ... neurosurgery, or genetic disorders. To treat the ADH deficiency that results from any kind of damage to the hypothalamus or pituitary, a synthetic hormone called desmopressin can be taken by an injection, ...
  6. Carcinoid Tumor: Frequently Asked Questions (Carcinoid Cancer Foundation)  
    ... not responding to smaller doses. In addition, when combined with low dose alpha-Interferon, stabilizes or regresses ... any endocrine syndrome even when metastatic). Therefore, the combined use of other neuroendocrine markers (blood serotonin and ...
  7. Can We Prevent Aging? From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute on Aging)  
    ... A report that children who were treated with pituitary growth hormone have an increased risk of cancer created a ... and older who took one kind of estrogen combined with progestin were at twice the risk for ...
  8. Hyperthyroidism From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases) - PDF  
    ... women when they become pregnant. That normal enlargement, combined with fatigue, makes a new thyroid problem easy ... www.nccam.nih.gov. 6 Zimmerman MB. Iodine deficiency in pregnancy and the effects of maternal iodine ...
  9. About Body Water (Merck & Co., Inc.)  
    ... causes the kidneys to excrete less urine. The combined effect is an increased amount of water in ... When the body is low in water, the pituitary gland secretes antidiuretic hormone (also called vasopressin) into the bloodstream. Antidiuretic hormone ...
  10. Therapeutic Use of Androgens in Women (Hormone Health Network) - PDF  
    ... the long-term safety of testosterone therapy when combined with estrogen therapy (HT). There are currently no ... most commonly used oral preparation, is usually given combined with estrogen. The product is FDA approved only ...
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