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58 Possible Causes for Bitemporal Hemianopsia, Hyperprolactinemia, Prolactin Increased

  • Acromegaly

    In addition, bitemporal hemianopsia was observed on campimetry. After further examination, the patient was diagnosed with acromegaly.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] hormone pituitary adenoma hyperprolactinemia Received December 31, 1987.[pediatrics.aappublications.org] A 50-year-old female was admitted to our hospital with headache, mild acromegaly, and bitemporal hemianopsia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Prolactinoma

    Clinically, the patient was found to have hypogonadism and bitemporal hemianopsia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Prolactinoma causes a condition called hyperprolactinemia. Hyperprolactinemia is characterized by an increased production of the hormone prolactin.[medstarwashington.org] 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]

  • 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] […] there is impaired PRL synthesis and release in cases of PES with hyperprolactinemia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] to increase after thyrotrophin releasing hormone (TRH, 500 microgram), confirmed the diagnosis of panhypopituitarism.[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] Several medications are known to cause hyperprolactinemia (see chapter on Anterior Pituitary, Hyperprolactinemia Associated with Drugs).[clinicaladvisor.com] Some women produce breast milk even though they are not breastfeeding ( galactorrhea ) because of a related increase in prolactin.[merck.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] GAHS means galactorrhea-amenorrhea hyperprolactinemia syndrome What is the abbreviation for galactorrhea-amenorrhea hyperprolactinemia syndrome?[acronymsandslang.com] 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]

  • Granulomatous Giant-Cell Hypophysitis

    A neurologic examination revealed bitemporal hemianopsia.[kjim.org] This entity should be considered when evaluating patients with a pituitary mass and evidence of hypopituitarism and hyperprolactinemia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The preoperative serum endocrine levels revealed thyroid and adrenal axis insufficiencies, but increased of levels of prolactin.[cnjournal.biomedcentral.com]

  • Autoimmune Hypophysitis

    A neurologic examination revealed bitemporal hemianopsia.[kjim.org] Secretion of pituitary hormones was almost normal except for suppressed TSH and hyperprolactinemia.[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]

  • 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] Signs and symptoms of hyperprolactinemia are not always apparent.[emedicine.medscape.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]

  • Forbes-Albright Syndrome

    Humphrey visual field 24-2 showing a bitemporal hemianopsia. Figure 2.[eyewiki.aao.org] Forbes Albright syndrome Get Update Overview Hyperprolactinemia is characterized by too much prolactin in the blood.[diseaseinfosearch.org] However, increased prolactin serum concentration doesn’t always cause galactorrhea.[checkorphan.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] […] specified disorders of parathyroid gland E21.5 Disorder of parathyroid gland, unspecified E22 Hyperfunction of pituitary gland E22.0 Acromegaly and pituitary gigantism E22.1 Hyperprolactinemia[icd10data.com] Hyperprolactinemia is also common and may present as hypothyroidism, galactorrhea in females, and adrenal insufficiency.[symptoma.com]