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Descriptor English:   Pituitary Diseases 
Descriptor Spanish:   Enfermedades de la Hipófisis 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Doenças da Hipófise 
Synonyms English:   Anterior Pituitary Diseases
Pituitary Disorders
Pituitary Gland Diseases
Posterior Pituitary Diseases
Adenohypophyseal Disease
Anterior Pituitary Disease
Disease, Adenohypophyseal
Disease, Anterior Pituitary
Disease, Neurohypophyseal
Disease, Pituitary
Disease, Pituitary Gland
Disease, Posterior Pituitary
Diseases, Adenohypophyseal
Diseases, Anterior Pituitary
Diseases, Neurohypophyseal
Diseases, Pituitary
Diseases, Pituitary Gland
Diseases, Posterior Pituitary
Disorder, Hypophyseal
Disorder, Pituitary
Disorders, Hypophyseal
Disorders, Pituitary
Hypophyseal Disorder
Neurohypophyseal Disease
Pituitary Disease
Pituitary Disease, Anterior
Pituitary Disease, Posterior
Pituitary Diseases, Anterior
Pituitary Diseases, Posterior
Pituitary Disorder
Pituitary Gland Disease
Posterior Pituitary Disease
Adenohypophyseal Diseases
Hypophyseal Disorders
Neurohypophyseal Diseases  
Tree Number:   C10.228.140.617.738
Definition English:   Disorders involving either the ADENOHYPOPHYSIS or the NEUROHYPOPHYSIS. These diseases usually manifest as hypersecretion or hyposecretion of PITUITARY HORMONES. Neoplastic pituitary masses can also cause compression of the OPTIC CHIASM and other adjacent structures. 
Indexing Annotation English:   general or unspecified; prefer specifics; coordinate IM with specific part of pituitary (IM) if pertinent
History Note English:   66 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SU surgery TH therapy
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   11333 
Unique Identifier:   D010900 

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