A case of postpartum hypopituitarism accompanied by Cushing's syndrome as a result of an adrenocortical carcinoma.


Sheehan's syndrome frequently causes hypopituitarism either immediately or after a delay of several years, depending on the degrees of postpartum ischemic pituitary necrosis. A 55 year-old woman whose last child was born 27 yr ago with massive hemorrhage was diagnosed as postpartum hypopituitarism. She had deficiency of growth hormone, prolactin… (More)


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