Results 1 - 9 of 9 for Pituitary hormone "deficiency," "combined," 5
  1. ... Pituitary hormone deficiency, combined 4 Genetic Testing Registry: Pituitary hormone deficiency, combined 5 Genetic Testing Registry: Pituitary hormone deficiency, combined 6 ...
  2. ... 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 ...
  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. 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, ...
  5. 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 ...
  6. Carcinoid Tumor: Frequently Asked Questions (Carcinoid Cancer Foundation)  
    ... any endocrine syndrome even when metastatic). Therefore, the combined use of other neuroendocrine markers (blood serotonin and chromogranin A) should also be used in diagnosis and surveillace/follow-up of carcinoid. Why do 5-HIAA urine tests sometimes come back high and ...
  7. Alcohol and Cancer Risk From the National Institutes of Health (National Cancer Institute)  
    ... this amount of alcohol and also use tobacco ( 5 ). Esophageal cancer : Alcohol consumption is a major risk factor for a particular type of esophageal cancer called esophageal squamous cell carcinoma ( 2 ). In addition, people who inherit a deficiency in an enzyme that metabolizes alcohol have been ...
  8. 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 ... have in healthy older men without these extreme deficiencies. NIA is investigating the role of testosterone therapy ...
  9. 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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