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44 Possible Causes for Bitemporal Hemianopsia, Empty Sella Syndrome, Prolactin Increased

  • Empty Sella Syndrome

    A 48-year-old man with a prolactin-secreting macroadenoma treated with cabergoline presented with progressive bitemporal hemianopsia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] primary empty sella syndrome.[symptoma.com] […] to increase after thyrotrophin releasing hormone (TRH, 500 microgram), confirmed the diagnosis of panhypopituitarism.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Prolactinoma

    Clinically, the patient was found to have hypogonadism and bitemporal hemianopsia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Chiasmapexy is performed to treat empty sella syndrome.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Causes of high prolactin levels in the blood: Primary Hypothyroidism : this is due to increased TRH levels which is known to stimulate prolactin levels Renal failure : prolactin[houstonendocrine.com]

  • Autoimmune Hypophysitis

    A neurologic examination revealed bitemporal hemianopsia.[kjim.org] We report here unusual presentations of two females with AH followed by empty sella syndrome.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] and is increased in the disease, is considered. antipituitary antibody autoimmune disease cytokine immune system lymphocytic hypophysitis (LYH) prolactin Abbreviations: APA[clinsci.org]

  • Launois Syndrome

    Symptoms related to the compressive effects of the tumor include headaches, visual disturbances such as bitemporal hemianopsia, and signs of hypopituitarism.[symptoma.com] ACTH (cosyntropin) stimulation test ACTH blood test Empty sella syndrome FSH Growth hormone stimulation test Growth hormone suppression test Growth hormone test Hypopituitarism[icdlist.com] Diencephalic syndrome of infancy Diencephalic syndrome secondary to tumor Disorder of posterior pituitary Empty sella syndrome Exercise induced hypothalamic insufficiency[icd9data.com]

  • Granulomatous Giant-Cell Hypophysitis

    A neurologic examination revealed bitemporal hemianopsia.[kjim.org] ACTH (cosyntropin) stimulation test (Medical Encyclopedia) ACTH blood test (Medical Encyclopedia) Empty sella syndrome (Medical Encyclopedia) Follicle-stimulating hormone[icdlist.com] The preoperative serum endocrine levels revealed thyroid and adrenal axis insufficiencies, but increased of levels of prolactin.[cnjournal.biomedcentral.com]

  • Galactorrhea-Amenorrhea Syndrome

    Periodic assessment of the visual fields showed an increase in size of the blind spots after 10 weeks and a moderate bitemporal hemianopsia after 22 weeks, which improved[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Craniopharyngiomas and other tumors, infiltrative diseases, pituitary-stalk resection and empty-sella syndrome may disrupt the delivery of dopamine to the pituitary gland.[aafp.org] In the three women effectively treated with pyridoxine, the galactorrhea returned, serum prolactin levels increased, and the menses ceased after discontinuing pyridoxine.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Acromegaly

    In addition, bitemporal hemianopsia was observed on campimetry. After further examination, the patient was diagnosed with acromegaly.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] sella syndrome ( Fig. 1 ).[edm.bioscientifica.com] A 50-year-old female was admitted to our hospital with headache, mild acromegaly, and bitemporal hemianopsia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Pituitary Adenoma

    Here, we report the case of a 67-year-old woman who presented with bitemporal hemianopsia and visual impairment accompanied by mildly elevated prolactin.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Empty Sella Syndrome (2003 February 1, Revised). Empty Sella Syndrome.[labtestsonline.it] Some women produce breast milk even though they are not breastfeeding ( galactorrhea ) because of a related increase in prolactin.[merck.com]

  • Chromophobe Adenoma

    Abstract A 50-year-old man with bitemporal hemianopsia and an enlarged sella turcica was found to have hyperthyroidism with elevated serum thyrotropin levels (17 mμg per milliliter[nejm.org] […] antibodies also have been described in patients with empty sella syndrome and may be part of the pathogenesis of this problem. 79 The diagnosis of empty sella syndrome is[glowm.com] Thioridazine was found to increase the serum prolactin level as well as the tumor size of a prolactin--secreting pituitary chromophobe adenoma in a schizophrenic man [12].[wikigenes.org]

  • Pituitary Disorder

    Bitemporal Hemianopsia (Loss of Peripheral Vision) - Compression of Optic Chiasm 2.[quizlet.com] Empty Sella Syndrome Information Page. Available at: Accessed May 4, 2017.[rarediseases.org] Low levels of thyroid hormones have been shown to increase the amount of prolactin in the body. It is normal for prolactin to increase during pregnancy.[naturallivingcenter.net]