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Froehlich's Syndrome

Froehlich Syndrome


Presentation

  • It is our ambition to present a complete survey of all medical phenomena named for a person, with a biography of that person. Disclaimer: Whonamedit? does not give medical advice.[whonamedit.com]
  • Page 28 - Present DH, Rutgeerts P, Targan S et al. Infliximab for the treatment of fistulas in patients with Crohn's disease. N Engl J Med 1999; 340:1398-1405. ‎ Page 48 - O'Morain C, Segal AW, l.evi AJ.[books.google.com]
  • A century has passed since Harvey Cushing presented a syndrome characterized by obesity and sexual infantilism, caused by a tumour located in the base of the brain, and named it as Adiposogenital dystrophy or Frohlich's syndrome, on the name of its discoverer[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Presentation [ edit ] It is characterized by: Obesity Growth retardation and retarded sexual development, atrophy or hypoplasia of the gonads, and altered secondary sex characteristics, Headaches Problems with vision polyuria, polydipsia.[en.wikipedia.org]
  • If a tumor is present, there may be drowsiness and symptoms of increased intracranial pressure (for example, subtle locus of control changes and headache).[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]
Overeating
  • Cell culture methods and cryopreser vation techniques have allowed the wide distribution of biochemically abnor mal cells and their study over long periods of time.[books.google.com]
  • Over the last few years extensive basic technological research supported by clinical investigations has created competing modalities to visualize coronary morphology and the associated perfusion of the myocardial muscle.[books.google.com]
  • James Froehlich has been primarily specialized in Cardiovascular Disease for over 33 years of experience.[healthcare6.com]
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  • He is fellowship trained and has been associated with Rhode Island Hospital and The Miriam Hospital for over 27 years. He is a graduate of Brown’s orthopedic residency program and did a fellowship in Boston before returning to Rhode Island. Dr.[universityorthopedics.com]
Polydipsia
  • Headaches, retarded growth and sexual development; mental retardation, visual troubles; polyuria; polydipsia. It is usually associated with tumours of the hypothalamus, causing increased appetite and depressed secretion of gonadotropin.[whonamedit.com]
  • Presentation [ edit ] It is characterized by: Obesity Growth retardation and retarded sexual development, atrophy or hypoplasia of the gonads, and altered secondary sex characteristics, Headaches Problems with vision polyuria, polydipsia.[en.wikipedia.org]
  • […] secondary sex features Damage to optic nerve resulting from tumor growth, vision impairment Reduced blood pressure and blood glucose levels Body temperature remains lower than normal (hypothermia) Excessive urination (polyuria) Causing excessive thirst (polydipsia[dovemed.com]
  • […] osteoporosis 】 骨粗鬆症 【 oxytocin 】 オキシトシン 【 parathyroid hormone (PTH) 】 副甲状腺ホルモン 【 parathyroid hormone-related peptide (PTHrP) 】 副甲状腺ホルモン関連ペプチド 【 periodic paralysis 】 周期性四肢麻痺 【 pheochromocytoma 】 褐色細胞腫 【 pituitary adenoma 】 下垂体腺腫 【 Plummer disease 】 プラマー病 【 polydipsia[kt.kanazawa-med.ac.jp]
Polydipsia
  • Headaches, retarded growth and sexual development; mental retardation, visual troubles; polyuria; polydipsia. It is usually associated with tumours of the hypothalamus, causing increased appetite and depressed secretion of gonadotropin.[whonamedit.com]
  • Presentation [ edit ] It is characterized by: Obesity Growth retardation and retarded sexual development, atrophy or hypoplasia of the gonads, and altered secondary sex characteristics, Headaches Problems with vision polyuria, polydipsia.[en.wikipedia.org]
  • […] secondary sex features Damage to optic nerve resulting from tumor growth, vision impairment Reduced blood pressure and blood glucose levels Body temperature remains lower than normal (hypothermia) Excessive urination (polyuria) Causing excessive thirst (polydipsia[dovemed.com]
  • […] osteoporosis 】 骨粗鬆症 【 oxytocin 】 オキシトシン 【 parathyroid hormone (PTH) 】 副甲状腺ホルモン 【 parathyroid hormone-related peptide (PTHrP) 】 副甲状腺ホルモン関連ペプチド 【 periodic paralysis 】 周期性四肢麻痺 【 pheochromocytoma 】 褐色細胞腫 【 pituitary adenoma 】 下垂体腺腫 【 Plummer disease 】 プラマー病 【 polydipsia[kt.kanazawa-med.ac.jp]
Polyuria
  • Headaches, retarded growth and sexual development; mental retardation, visual troubles; polyuria; polydipsia. It is usually associated with tumours of the hypothalamus, causing increased appetite and depressed secretion of gonadotropin.[whonamedit.com]
  • Presentation [ edit ] It is characterized by: Obesity Growth retardation and retarded sexual development, atrophy or hypoplasia of the gonads, and altered secondary sex characteristics, Headaches Problems with vision polyuria, polydipsia.[en.wikipedia.org]
  • […] gonads (testes and ovaries), altered secondary sex features Damage to optic nerve resulting from tumor growth, vision impairment Reduced blood pressure and blood glucose levels Body temperature remains lower than normal (hypothermia) Excessive urination (polyuria[dovemed.com]
  • 副甲状腺ホルモン 【 parathyroid hormone-related peptide (PTHrP) 】 副甲状腺ホルモン関連ペプチド 【 periodic paralysis 】 周期性四肢麻痺 【 pheochromocytoma 】 褐色細胞腫 【 pituitary adenoma 】 下垂体腺腫 【 Plummer disease 】 プラマー病 【 polydipsia 】 多飲 【 polyglandular autoimmune syndrome 】 多腺性自己免疫症候群 【 polyuria[kt.kanazawa-med.ac.jp]
Polyuria
  • Headaches, retarded growth and sexual development; mental retardation, visual troubles; polyuria; polydipsia. It is usually associated with tumours of the hypothalamus, causing increased appetite and depressed secretion of gonadotropin.[whonamedit.com]
  • Presentation [ edit ] It is characterized by: Obesity Growth retardation and retarded sexual development, atrophy or hypoplasia of the gonads, and altered secondary sex characteristics, Headaches Problems with vision polyuria, polydipsia.[en.wikipedia.org]
  • […] gonads (testes and ovaries), altered secondary sex features Damage to optic nerve resulting from tumor growth, vision impairment Reduced blood pressure and blood glucose levels Body temperature remains lower than normal (hypothermia) Excessive urination (polyuria[dovemed.com]
  • 副甲状腺ホルモン 【 parathyroid hormone-related peptide (PTHrP) 】 副甲状腺ホルモン関連ペプチド 【 periodic paralysis 】 周期性四肢麻痺 【 pheochromocytoma 】 褐色細胞腫 【 pituitary adenoma 】 下垂体腺腫 【 Plummer disease 】 プラマー病 【 polydipsia 】 多飲 【 polyglandular autoimmune syndrome 】 多腺性自己免疫症候群 【 polyuria[kt.kanazawa-med.ac.jp]
Somnolence
  • As a result of tumor growth, some children with Froehlich syndrome may also develop intellectual difficulties, poor vision – due optic nerve damage-, somnolence, and diabetes insipidus – known as Infundibulo-tuberal syndrome (Froehlich somnolence diabetes[rarediseases.org]

Treatment

  • Mesalamine capsules for the treatment of active Crohn's disease: results of a 16-week trial. ‎[books.google.com]
  • Krane Springer, ٢٠‏/٠٨‏/٢٠١٥ - 306 من الصفحات Crohn’s Disease: Basic Principles provides a comprehensive and state-of-the-art overview of the current diagnosis and treatment strategies for Crohn’s disease.[books.google.com]
  • Additional tests are needed before a definite diagnosis of Froehlich syndrome may be made. [5] Treatment [ edit ] Pituitary extracts may be administered to replace the missing hormones (hormonal replacement therapy) in patients with Froehlich syndrome[en.wikipedia.org]
  • A surgical intervention to remove the tumor and replacement of hormones is the preferred treatment course.[dovemed.com]
  • Treatment depends on the primary cause of the condition, usually a tumor or infection involving the hypothalamus.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

Prognosis

  • What is the Prognosis of Froelich's Syndrome? (Outcomes/Resolutions) Froelich’s Syndrome is thought to be the consequence of a tumor or lesion, affecting the hypothalamus and pituitary gland in the brain.[dovemed.com]

Etiology

  • Sections of the book are based on the most current, evidenced-based resources and have been structured to review the etiology and diagnosis of Crohn’s disease, discuss advances in medical and surgical treatment, illustrate emerging technologies impacting[books.google.com]
  • (Etiology) The most frequent cause of Froelich’s Syndrome is a disruption of normal functioning of both the hypothalamus and pituitary, due to an abnormal growth or lesion The hypothalamus helps the pituitary gland to function normally.[dovemed.com]
  • Little is known of the etiology or genetics (J. Neurosurg. 98 : 162, 2003). Grossly, most of these tumors usually filled with little cysts that contain an unsavory, cholesterol-rich fluid ("machine oil").[pathguy.com]

Epidemiology

  • We see obesity as "a national rather than an individual problem ... not only because of epidemiological evidence, but also because of the meanings now firmly attached to the expansive waistline" (p. 3).[h-net.org]
Sex distribution
Age distribution

Prevention

  • Having time off the back of the head also helps prevent flattening of the babies head and abnormal head shape known as plagiocephaly.[dupagemedicalgroup.com]
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  • Million Hearts is a national initiative that encourages health care professionals to report and perform well on activities related to heart health in an effort to prevent heart attacks and strokes.[healthcare6.com]
  • You are here Home » James Barklow Froehlich MD Specialties: Cardiovascular Disease, Internal Medicine Area of Practice: Peripheral vascular disease, vascular surgery, chronic venous disease, venous thromboembolic disease, preventive cardiology, cerebrovascular[uofmhealth.org]

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