Spontaneous Gonadotrophin Deficiency Recovery in an Adult Patient with Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis (LCH)

@article{Makras2005SpontaneousGD,
  title={Spontaneous Gonadotrophin Deficiency Recovery in an Adult Patient with Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis (LCH)},
  author={P. Makras and D. Papadogias and G. Kontogeorgos and G. Piaditis and G. Kaltsas},
  journal={Pituitary},
  year={2005},
  volume={8},
  pages={169-174}
}
  • P. Makras, D. Papadogias, +2 authors G. Kaltsas
  • Published 2005
  • Medicine
  • Pituitary
  • Langerhans cell histocytosis (LCH) is a rare disease which exhibits a particular predilection for pituitary involvement leading to diabetes insipidus (DI) and other anterior pituitary hormonal deficiencies that are usually permanent and unresponsive to treatment. We report a 35 year old woman with a 10 year history of multisystemic LCH who developed DI, mild hyperprolactinemia, gonadotrophin and partial growth hormone deficiency following a normal delivery that was accompanied with infundibular… CONTINUE READING

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