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Endocrine manifestations in Langerhans cell histiocytosis.

Abstract:

Langerhans cell histiocytosis is a rare, multisystem disease that shows a particular predilection for hypothalamo-pituitary axis involvement. Diabetes insipidus is the most frequent permanent consequence of Langerhans cell histiocytosis, developing in around a quarter of patients. Although the exact prevalence of anterior pituitary hormone deficiencies is not known, it is probably high and is almost always associated with diabetes insipidus. Established pituitary hormone deficiencies are most...

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10.1016/j.tem.2007.06.003

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Alexandraki, KI More by this author
Chrousos, GP More by this author
Grossman, AB More by this author
Kaltsas, GA More by this author
Journal:
Trends in endocrinology and metabolism: TEM
Volume:
18
Issue:
6
Pages:
252-257
Publication date:
2007-08-05
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EISSN:
1879-3061
ISSN:
1043-2760
URN:
uuid:4e1c42c8-bb0e-42f1-b264-42deead55158
Source identifiers:
138674
Local pid:
pubs:138674

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