[Secondary hypopituitarism due to hypothalamic metastasis from small cell lung cancer].

Abstract

Parasellar and hypothalamic metastases are uncommon. Their principal clinical manifestation is diabetes insipidus. Associated hypopituitarism is very rare. We report the case of a 54-year-old man with small cell lung cancer and hypopituitarism. A brain magnetic resonance imaging scan revealed a mass in the anterior region of the third ventricle with no… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/S1575-0922(09)70985-4

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@article{Ala2009SecondaryHD, title={[Secondary hypopituitarism due to hypothalamic metastasis from small cell lung cancer].}, author={Eva Mar{\'i}a Guerra Al{\'i}a and Pilar Garrido L{\'o}pez and Vanesa Pach{\'o}n Olmos and Javier Medina Mart{\'i}nez and Antonio Gonz{\'a}lez Mart{\'i}n and Mar{\'i}a Angeles Vaz Salgado}, journal={Endocrinologia y nutricion : organo de la Sociedad Espanola de Endocrinologia y Nutricion}, year={2009}, volume={56 4}, pages={201-4} }