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Can you name the Endocrine Diseases?

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

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