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M Nwokolo and J Fletcher

10 and 5 mg daily and she remains under 12-month follow-up. Discussion We report a case of hypopituitarism presenting as acute adrenal failure with frank psychosis and empty sella turcica. As symptoms originally developed post partum on a

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Charlotte Delcourt, Halil Yildiz, Alessandra Camboni, Eric Van den Neste, Véronique Roelants, Alexandra Kozyreff, Jean Paul Thissen, Dominique Maiter, and Raluca Maria Furnica

and no clinically palpable lymph node. She did not present any polyuria-polydipsia syndrome, nor had any biological sign of diabetes insipidus. The hormonal profile confirmed anterior hypopituitarism with deficiencies of the thyreotrope, corticotrope

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Misaki Aoshima, Koji Nagayama, Kei Takeshita, Hiroshi Ajima, Sakurako Orikasa, Ayana Iwazaki, Hiroaki Takatori, and Yutaka Oki

, luteinizing hormone; TSH, thyroid-stimulating hormone. Further endocrine examination showed hypopituitarism, without growth hormone (GH) deficiency. A hypotonic saline infusion test and DDAVP test confirmed the diagnosis of central diabetes insipidus

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Rob Gonsalves, Kirk Aleck, Dorothee Newbern, Gabriel Shaibi, Chirag Kapadia, and Oliver Oatman

mice exhibit significantly decreased mRNA levels of CRH, TRH, and AVP ( 6 ). To our knowledge, there have been no cases of SIM1 mutations resulting in hypopituitarism in humans. Previous case reports have described children with early onset obesity

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Carlos Tavares Bello, Francisco Sousa Santos, João Sequeira Duarte, and Carlos Vasconcelos

after the second birth, despite preservation of regular menses. No headaches, visual field defects or any other clinical or laboratory suggestions of hypopituitarism were present. Before hospital admission, the patient described polyuria (allegedly

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Tzy Harn Chua and Wann Jia Loh

chronic hyponatremia secondary to severe anterior hypopituitarism in a patient with clinical features of Noonan’s syndrome. There was a complication of transient ODS which resolved due to quick actions taken to reduce further rise in sodium concentration

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Siew Hui Foo and Shahada A H Sobah

Background Hypopituitarism is a rare presentation of Burkitt's lymphoma (BL), a highly aggressive type of B-cell non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (NHL) associated with rapid and aggressive clinical course (1) . The diagnosis of BL is considered a

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Carlos Tavares Bello, Patricia Cipriano, Vanessa Henriques, João Sequeira Duarte, and Conceição Canas Marques

endocrine changes in approximately 50%: amenorrhea, galactorrhea, infertility, impotence and weight fluctuations ( 4 ). Signs of hypopituitarism or hyperprolactinaemia are the most frequent findings; however, a case report of acromegaly has been described in

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Nina Dauth, Victoria T Mücke, Marcus M Mücke, Christian M Lange, Martin Welker, Stefan Zeuzem, and Klaus Badenhoop

, followed by liver transplantation due to high-urgency registration for organ transplant. Hypopituitarism is an exceedingly rare and unusual complication of WD but must be kept in mind when dealing with WD patients especially when unusual symptoms such as

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Shunsuke Funazaki, Hodaka Yamada, Kazuo Hara, and San-e Ishikawa

gestation or the postpartum period in most females. Despite prednisolone treatment, the disorder may remain persistent and result in hypopituitarism. Accordingly, only a few reports have indicated curable cases of LyH. The present study details our