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181 Possible Causes for Acromegaly, Decreased Libido

  • Pituitary Adenoma

    Acromegaly is one of the most common syndromes in pituitary adenomas. Naturally, women with this condition have trouble with their reproductive function.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In addition to decreased libido, abnormal menstrual cycles and infertility- pituitary adenomas can cause other physical and psychological symptoms.[uranj.com] In men, hyperprolactinemia causes hypogonadism manifested by decreased libido, impotence, infertility, and, rarely, galactorrhea.[clinicaladvisor.com]

  • Hypogonadism

    Cure of acromegaly or Cushing's disease also often results in normalization of testosterone levels.[pituitary.mgh.harvard.edu] Symptoms included flushing and sweating, amenorrhoea, impotence and decreased libido.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] in low total serum testosterone levels in patients with obesity or type 2 diabetes (states of insulin resistance), and also in cachexia, malnutrition, advanced cirrhosis, acromegaly[mdedge.com]

  • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

    We report a rare case of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) complicated with acromegaly due to a growth hormone (GH)-producing pituitary adenoma.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] libido Tests and diagnosis No single test can determine the presence of PCOS, but a doctor can diagnose the condition through medical history, a physical exam that includes[medicalnewstoday.com] Patient 4 had prepubertal overgrowth that evolved into pseudo-acromegaly, insulin resistance, secondary amenorrhea, and androgen excess at 15.6 years.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Pituitary Neoplasm

    […] of acromegaly.[patientwing-dev.vitaltrax.net] libido (interest / desire in sex) menstrual disorders cold intolerance excessive perspiration (sweating) decreased appetite vision impairment, blurriness, blindness (particularly[pituitary.mgh.harvard.edu] Men develop decreased fertility and/or libido.[neurosurgery.wustl.edu]

  • Eosinophilic Pituitary Adenoma

    Abstract Acromegaly is a chronic disease not to be neglected.[annals.org] Therefore the presentation in adults tends to be infertility, oligo/amenorrhoea, decreased libido and erectile dysfunction.[patient.info] Hyperpituitarism also called acromegaly and gigantism.[healthguidance.org]

  • Hyperpituitarism

    When hGH hypersecretion occurs during adulthood, acromegaly results.[m.body-disease.com] libido, lethargy , headache , and muscle weakness.[xpertdox.com] Decreased sexual libido. Muscle weakness, fatigue and lethargy. (Hotman Rumahardo, 2000: 39). Test and Diagnosis Serum prolactin levels ; ACTH, GH. CT - Scan / MRI.[purba-java-indo.blogspot.com]

  • Prolactinoma

    IGF-1 determinations would be helpful for the diagnosis of fugitive acromegaly.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Decreased libido and impotence are the most common presenting symptoms of hyperprolactinemia in males.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A 25-year-old white man developed severe headaches, low energy, and decreased libido.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Pituitary Disorder

    Acromegaly Causes Pituitary Tumors Usually Cause Acromegaly Acromegaly, a growth hormone disorder, is always caused by a benign (non-cancerous) tumor, usually one on the pituitary[endocrineweb.com] FSH / LH lost Decreased Libido / Amenorrhea 3.[quizlet.com] Acromegaly Acromegaly is caused by a tumor in the pituitary gland that makes too much growth hormone.[vanderbilthealth.com]

  • Hypogonadotropic Hypogonadism

    Acromegaly may present with oligomenorrhea or amenorrhea and an elevated somatomedin-C (IGF-1). Diabetes may present as oligomenorrhea or amenorrhea.[clinicaladvisor.com] We describe the case of a 20-yr-old male amateur kickboxer who was admitted to hospital complaining of decreased libido and impotence 2 weeks after an intensive bout.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Hongjuan Fang, Jian Xu, Huanwen Wu, Hong Fan and Liyong Zhong, Combination of Klinefelter Syndrome and Acromegaly, Medicine, 95, 17, (e3444), (2016). Monica B.[dx.doi.org]

  • Anterior Pituitary Disease

    […] may be used to detect excess GH and help diagnose and monitor treatment of acromegaly and gigantism What are the features of GH deficiency in adults, cause, diagnosis, treatment[quizlet.com] libido, decreased vaginal secretions and osteoporosis.[pacificneuroscienceinstitute.org] The results of overfunction of the anterior pituitary include overgrowth (gigantism) in children and a condition called acromegaly in adults.[medicinenet.com]

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