Results 1 - 10 of 13 for Pituitary hormone "deficiency," combined
  1. ... Glossary definitions Reviewed August 2010 What is combined pituitary hormone deficiency? Combined pituitary hormone deficiency is a condition that causes ...
  2. Rare Diseases and Related Terms From the National Institutes of Health (Office of Rare Diseases)  
    ... See XK aprosencephaly * Ateliotic dwarfism with hypogonadism - See Pituitary hormone deficiency, combined 2 * Atelosteogenesis type 1 * Atelosteogenesis type 2 * Atelosteogenesis ...
  3. 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 ...
  4. 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 ...
  5. ... 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 ...
  6. 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, ...
  7. Tumor Types (National Brain Tumor Society)  
    ... or genetic profiles. Oligodendrogliomas can be identified by deficiencies in certain ... pituitary gland produces hormones that affect growth and the functions of other ...
  8. 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 ...
  9. 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 ...
  10. Primary Hyperparathyroidism From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases) - PDF  
    ... important role in bone and tooth development and, combined with phosphorus, strengthens bones and teeth. Calcium also ... test. This test is recommended because vitamin D deficiency is common in people with primary hyperparathyroidism. [ Top ] ...
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