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Post Traumatic Hypopituitarism (b)

(BEING CONTINUED FROM 22/04/19) Mechanisms of injury • Anterior pituitary infarction may be caused by compression of the pituitary gland, the hypothalamus or interruption of the long hypophyseal vessels. • This may be the result of direct trauma (skull fracture) … Continue reading

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Post Traumatic Hypopituitarism (a)

Objectives • Understand the Pituitary Gland and its susceptible to injury • Identify the patients appropriate for Pituitary Hormone Screening • Understand the principle pituitary hormones and how deficiency can lead to symptoms that interfere with rehabilitation progress and potential … Continue reading

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