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884 Possible Causes for Arthritis, Pituitary Adenoma

  • Acromegaly

    BACKGROUND: In more than 98% of cases, acromegaly is due to a GH-secreting pituitary adenoma.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Abstract Spontaneous rupture of flexor tendons within the carpal tunnel is rare in the absence of rheumatoid arthritis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] If not treated, acromegaly can lead to heart problems, arthritis, diabetes, vision problems, high blood pressure, or even death.[cedars-sinai.edu]

  • Endocrine Dysfunction

    The patient's presentation favored the preoperative diagnosis of pituitary adenoma or Rathke's cleft cyst.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Diabetic charcot arthritis. This is a destructive arthritis occurring because the diabetic does not have good sensation in a particular area.[speakingofwomenshealth.com] Corticosteroids Glucocorticoids may be produced in excess because of an ACTH-producing pituitary adenoma (pituitary Cushing's, or Cushing's disease), or from an adrenal tumour[diapedia.org]

  • Acromegalic Arthropathy

    Acromegaly is the result of excessive growth hormone production in skeletally mature patients, most commonly from a pituitary adenoma .[radiopaedia.org] Also Read Identifying The Symptoms Of Joint Arthritis Signs And Symptoms Of Joint Arthritis The Various Causes Of Joint Arthritis Enlarged Tongue Enlarged tongue is yet another[findarthritistreatment.com] We describe 2 cases of acromegaly presenting with rheumatologic manifestations, the first resembling seronegative rheumatoid arthritis, the second, post traumatic low back[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Cushing Syndrome

    […] and treatment of pituitary adenomas should have far‐reaching benefits.[doi.org] National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases. . Accessed Jan. 2, 2013. Nippoldt TB (expert opinion). Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn.[web.archive.org] Oral corticosteroids may be necessary to treat inflammatory diseases, such as rheumatoid arthritis, lupus and asthma, or to prevent your body from rejecting a transplanted[mayoclinic.org]

  • Adrenal Insufficiency

    We present a case of 55 years old female, so far mentally healthy with untreated adrenocortical insufficiency secondary to radiotherapy of pituitary adenoma (prolactinoma)[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Adrenal function did not depend on sex or seropositivity of rheumatoid arthritis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Pituitary adenomas and its treatment (surgical removal or radiation therapy) present the main causes of secondary adrenal insufficiency.[link.springer.com]

  • Gigantism - Acromegaly

    After the successful selective resection of a pituitary adenoma, pituitary funcion usually remains intact.[fitzgeraldmd.com] NOS Osteoarthritis NOS due to or associated with acromegaly E22.0 in (due to) acromegaly E22.0 - see also subcategory M14.8- Arthropathy M12.9 - see also Arthritis ICD-10[icd10data.com] Furthermore, in acromegaly or gigantism joints are affected by arthritis and pain.[en.medixa.org]

  • Meningitis

    PATIENT CONCERNS: A 56-year-old male who presented with intermittent headache and low fever was admitted, he had transsphenoidal surgery for pituitary adenoma 3 years ago.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] CASE SUMMARY: We discuss the case of a 56-year-old white man with a history of rheumatoid arthritis and hypertension who became confused, nauseated, and began to vomit within[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Septic meningococcal arthritis is relatively uncommon and its diagnosis associated with clinical and microbiological challenges.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hyperpituitarism

    Pituitary Adenomas Since it is the significant cause of pituitary overactivity, pituitary adenomas are worth considering on its own.[healthhype.com] Medical References Health Topics Medical Dictionary Diseases & Treatments Medical News Doctors Search Diseases & Conditions Allergy Arthritis Cancer More Topics...[medicineonline.com] Prolonged effects of excessive secretion of pituitary hormones include arthritis, carpal tunnel syndrome, osteoporosis, kyphosis, hypertension, arteriosclerosis, heart enlargement[purba-java-indo.blogspot.com]

  • Gigantism

    AIP mutations are rare in sporadic acromegaly but they are seen at a higher frequency among certain specific populations of pituitary adenoma patients (pituitary gigantism[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] NOS Osteoarthritis NOS due to or associated with acromegaly E22.0 in (due to) acromegaly E22.0 - see also subcategory M14.8- Arthropathy M12.9 - see also Arthritis ICD-10[icd10data.com] GH levels: Numbness or burning of the hands or feet Carpal tunnel syndrome High blood glucose (sugar) Heart failure or enlarged heart High blood pressure (hypertension) Arthritis[hormone.org]

  • ACTH-Independent Cushing Syndrome

    Cushing disease refers to glucocorticoid excess solely due to an adrenocorticotropic hormone-secreting pituitary adenoma , while Cushing syndrome encompasses all etiologies[radiopaedia.org] Intracerebral hemorrhage Intravenous anaesthetics Intussusception Iron deficiency anemia Irritable bowel syndrome Japanese encephalitis Jaundice and cholestasis Juvenile idiopathic arthritis[amboss.com] […] neoplasm, (e) rarely caused by tumors producing cortisol releasing factor Exogenous glucocorticoids Most cases Small ACTH-producing pituitary adenoma or hyperplasia Called[pathologyoutlines.com]

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