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Can you name the Endocrine Diseases?

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HintDiseaseGland Involved
Decreased metabolism, cachexia, loss of skin pigment and hair
Increased Ca++ and decreased P04- in blood; 'stones, bones, and abdominal groans'
Short Stature, normal proportions except small facial proportions, low HGH
Elevated ACTH; fatigue, irritability, depression, weakness, hypotension, hyperpigmentation
Precocious virilism in males, masculinization or pseudohermaphroditism in females
Any 1 of 4 pituitary tumors
Accelerated growth, enlarged sella turcica, macrodontia
Increased Metabolism, eyelid retraction and lid lag, exophthalmos
HintDiseaseGland Involved
Any 1 of 3 adrenal medulla tumors
Massive lymphocyte infiltration replacing parenchyma
Increased cortisol, central obesity with wasting extremities, moon facies, buffalo hump
Secondary to interruption of supraopticohypophyseal tract
Renewed growth in small bones of hands and feet and membranous bones of skull and jaws
Hypocalcemia, Chvostek's sign
Lethargy, weakness, and fatigue; dry coarse skin and husky voice

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