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Hypothalamo-pituitary abnormalities in adult patients with langerhans cell histiocytosis: clinical, endocrinological, and radiological features and response to treatment.

Abstract:

Langerhans cell histiocytosis (LCH) is a rare disorder in which granulomatous deposits occur at multiple sites within the body, but which often involves the hypothalamo-pituitary axis (HPA). Although diabetes insipidus (DI) is a well recognized complication, the frequency of anterior pituitary and other nonendocrine hypothalamic (NEH) involvement has not been well defined, particularly in adult patients with the disease. We have evaluated the frequency and progression of LCH-related anterior ...

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10.1210/jc.85.4.1370

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Journal:
The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism
Volume:
85
Issue:
4
Pages:
1370-1376
Publication date:
2000-04-05
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EISSN:
1945-7197
ISSN:
0021-972X
URN:
uuid:73897c42-fbdf-4031-8d06-6e4ba809a7fd
Source identifiers:
138286
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pubs:138286

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