Zeenat Banu

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Adrenal myelolipoma is a rare, benign and usually hormonally inactive tumour. We report a case of a young female who presented with hormonally active tumour causing virilization and associated type-2 Diabetes mellitus. Laparoscopic adrenalectomy was done after CT finding of a large left adrenal mass that was producing large amounts of androgens. Adrenal(More)
The causal association of childhood obesity and hypogonadotrophic hypogonadism needs to be studied to unravel the cause and effect relationship between the two conditions. The relationship of hypogonadism to the Metabolic Syndrome (MetS) remains valid even when using different definitions of MetS, and following the patients prospectively for over 10 years.(More)
OBJECTIVE To study the causes, characteristics and outcome of treatment of patients with primary hyperparathyroidism. METHODS This retrospective cohort analysis was conducted at the Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre, Karachi, and comprised data of patients with primary hyperparathyroidism between 2004 and 2014. .SPSS 17 was used for data analysis. (More)
OBJECTIVE To evaluate clinical symptoms, signs and various forms of thyrotoxicosis, and to assess the thyroid function status at the first 6-week follow-up. METHODS The retrospective chart review involved thyrotoxic patients presenting at the Endocrine Clinic of Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre, Karachi, between April 2007 and January 2011. All(More)
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