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Hypo Pituitarism

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Hypo Pituitarism

  1. 1. Hypo- pituitarism dr shabeel’s presentations
  2. 2. Causes <ul><li>Pituitary tumour </li></ul><ul><li>Surgery </li></ul><ul><li>Radiation </li></ul><ul><li>Head injury </li></ul><ul><li>Cranio – pharyngioma </li></ul><ul><li>Sheehan’s syndrome </li></ul><ul><li>Congenital </li></ul>
  3. 3. Clinical features <ul><li>Variable </li></ul><ul><li>Congenital – short stature </li></ul><ul><li>Lethargy </li></ul><ul><li>Muscle weakness </li></ul><ul><li>Loss of libido / impotence </li></ul><ul><li>Hair loss </li></ul><ul><li>Amenorrhoea </li></ul><ul><li>Gynaecomastia </li></ul>
  4. 4. Contd…….. <ul><li>Hypotension </li></ul><ul><li>Pallor </li></ul><ul><li>Lethargy & features of hypo thyroidism </li></ul><ul><li>Thirst / Polyuria </li></ul>
  5. 5. Investigations <ul><li>ACTH stimulation test </li></ul><ul><li>S.testosterone / LH / FSH / TSH </li></ul><ul><li>GH assay </li></ul>
  6. 6. Management <ul><li>Hormone replacement </li></ul>

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