PITUITARY TUMORS

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PITUITARY TUMORS & MORPHOLOGICAL FEATURES

Pituitary tumors of the anterior pituitary are more common than those of the posterior pituitary and hypothalamus. The most common of the anterior pituitary tumours are basically adenomas; primary and metastatic carcinomas hence being rare. Craniopharyngioma and granular cell tumour… Continue Reading…

hypopituitarism

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HYPOPITUITARISM; HYPOFUNCTION OF PITUITARY

In hypopituitarism, there is usually a deficiency of one or more of the pituitary hormones affecting either anterior pituitary or posterior pituitary and hypothalamus. A. Hypofunction of Anterior Pituitary causing Hypopituitarism: Adenohypophyseal hypofunction is indifferent due to the destruction of… Continue Reading…

hypopituitarism

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HYPERPITUITARISM; HYPER FUNCTION OF PITUITARY

Hyperpituitarism is characterized by oversecretion of one or more of the pituitary hormones. Such hypersecretion may be due to diseases of the anterior pituitary, posterior pituitary or hypothalamus. A. Hyper function of Anterior Pituitary causing Hyperpituitarism: Three common syndromes of… Continue Reading…

healing

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HEALING | PROCESS OF HEALING

Healing is basically body response to injury. Thus process to restore normal structure & function it occurs. The skin appearing afterward is different. PROCESS OF HEALING It generally involves two distinct processes:- REGENERATION. results in the overall restoration of original… Continue Reading…