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What diseases can mess up the pituitary gland?

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Dr. Andrew Turrisi
Radiation Oncology

In brief: Tumors or

Aneurysms enlarge and cause direct pressure - cranioharyngioma for one.
Histiocytosis x is an oddity that can cause diabetis insipidus. The "master gland" regulates many endocrine functions leading to over or underproductions.

In brief: Tumors or

Aneurysms enlarge and cause direct pressure - cranioharyngioma for one.
Histiocytosis x is an oddity that can cause diabetis insipidus. The "master gland" regulates many endocrine functions leading to over or underproductions.
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