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Hypopituitarism

  • Alternative Names

    Pituitary insufficiency


    Prevention

    In most cases, the disorder is not preventable. Awareness of risk may allow early diagnosis and treatment.


    References

    Melmed S, Kleinberg D. Anterior pituitary. In: Kronenberg H, Melmed S, Polonsky K, Larsen PR, eds. Williams Textbook of Endocrinology. 11th ed. Philadelphia, Pa: Saunders Elsevier; 2008:chap 8.