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Causes Of Adenoma
Does hypopituitarism caused by an adenoma result in chronic hormone deficiency or is it more likely to be an episodic deficiency I have a macroadenoma causing hypopituitarism deficiency in, fsh/lh and acth and i' am currently taking medication for cortiso
Although : Although hypopituitarism is not episodic, you may indeed be hypothyroid. In the presence of a macroadenoma one cannot rely on the tsh. A low end of normal free thyroxine would, in my view, suggest that you are indeed hypothyroid especially if you have symptoms and have other hormonal deficiencies. I would tend to supplement you with thyroid hormone. You also may be growth hormone deficient. Growth hormone deficiency may cause fatigue. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have severe hypogonadotropic hypogonadism with very low testosterone levels caused by pituitary adenoma (prolactin). Is fertility still a possibility or not?
Yes.: Medication, surgery, or even radiation. Medication sometimes fails and surgery can lead to other issues and even affect vision. Some of these tumors are not resectable fully with out causing issue(s). Once the lesion is controlled, the key is having the situation reviewed by your endocrinologist to see what needs to be done to allow normal fertility. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Separate problems: There is no particular cause for any of these, and certainly no single thing that causes them all. These are separate problems, which I assume were detected by some sort of abdominal imaging, probably a CT scan or MRI. Speak with the doctor who ordered the test and take it from there. ...Read more
Can pregnancy cause/relate to inadrenal adenoma?Feel my hormones are out of whack since giving birth 5 yrs. Ago. Thyroid and pituitary all clear.
No : That does not really make sense. If you have had those hormones checked there that is not the problem. If your menstrusl cycles are normal then you female hormones are fine. I'd see you doctor and investigate nonhormonal causes of your symptoms. ...Read more
Inc'dntal finding 14mm adrenal adenoma on ABD CT. Have HTN, Eplerenone only effect. prescription for BP control. Adenoma causing HTN? Curable if adenoma remve?
Pituitary adenoma caused cushing's disease, removed 3/12. Prior: 224 lbs, 5'2", current: 150 lbs. Goal: 115 lbs. I work out. Surgery for excess skin?
Yes: Yes you could have surgery for excess skin. See plastic surgeon for evaluation. ...Read more
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