Results 1 - 10 of 10 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. 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. ... 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 ...
  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. 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. 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 ...
  7. 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 ...
  8. Medical Glossary (Carcinoid Cancer Foundation)  
    ... belongs to the family of drugs called radiopharmaceuticals. 5-FU A drug that is used in the ... family of drugs called antimetabolites. Also called fluorouracil. 5-hydroxyindoleacetic acid (5-HIAA) A breakdown product of ...
  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 ... have in healthy older men without these extreme deficiencies. NIA is investigating the role of testosterone therapy ...
  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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