DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Human genes for hypopituitarism

Hypopituitarism [DOID:9406]

Hypopituitarism is the decreased (hypo) secretion of one or more of the eight hormones normally produced by the pituitary gland at the base of the brain. If there is decreased secretion of most pituitary hormones, the term panhypopituitarism (pan meaning "all") is used.

Synonyms:  hypopituitarism,  DOID:9406,  Pituitary insufficiency NOS,  Pituitary insufficiency,  Pituitary hypofunction