Disease Information for Hypophysectomy

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Agalactia/Lactation failure
Breast atrophy
Lactation suppression/nursing mother/complaint
Absent pubic/axillary hair
Axillary hair loss
Amenorrhea
Amenorrhea, secondary
Demographics & Risk Factors
Established Disease Population
Patient/Acromegaly
Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings - Decreased
ACTH/Corticotrpin/Adrenocortical Hypertrophic hormone (Lab)
ADH/Antidiuretic Hormone/Vasopressin/Oxytocin level (Lab)
Cortisol (Lab)
Estradiol Serum (Lab)
FTI/Free Thyroxin Index (Lab)
LH/Leutinizing Hormone (Lab)
Testosterone Total (Lab)
URINE Cortisol/Free Cortisol
URINE Estrogens
URINE Free Cortisol/24 Hour
URINE FSH
URINE Growth hormone
URINE/Estradiol (Lab)
URINE/Estratriol (Lab)
Diagnostic Test Results
Other Tests & Procedures
Test/Cotrysin Pituitary Stimulation Abnormal
TEST/Growth Hormone Stimulation (Arginine/Insulin)Abnormal
CT Scan
CT Scan/Head Empty sella syndrome
X-RAY
Xray/Erosion posterior clinoids/Skull
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Acute adrenal crisis/adrenocortical insufficiency
Adrenal insufficiency/hypopituitary/ACTH deficiency
Central diabetes insipidus
Diabetes insipidus
Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding
Empty sella syndrome
Gonadotropin deficiency/Female acquired
Hypoglycemia
Ovarian Dysfunction
Panhypopituitarism
Secondary female hypogonadism
Anovulatory Cycles
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Class
CLASS/Endocrine gland (category)
CLASS/Pituitary gland involvement/disorder (ex)
Pathophysiology
Pathophysiology/Chronic anovulation
Pathophysiology/Hypoestrogenic Anovulation
Pathophysiology/Ovarian dysfunction anovulation
Process
PROCESS/Endocrine/humoral disorders (category)
PROCESS/Surgery (ex)
PROCESS/Surgical procedure/complication (category)
Definition

Surgical removal or destruction of the hypophysis, or pituitary gland. (Dorland, 28th ed)

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