292 Hyperbilirubinemia and Idiopathic Hypopituitarism in the Newborn Period

The association between neonatal hypopituitarism and liver dysfunction with prolonged jaundice has been made. We describe two patients who presented with severe neonatal hypoglycemia (HG), hepatomegaly, and hyperbilirubinemia (direct and indirect). There was clinical and laboratory evidence of hypothyroidism, hypo-adrenalism, hypogonadism and growth hormone… (More)