Pituitary cachexia

Pituitary cachexia (synonym: diencephalon-pituitary cachexia, Simmonds disease, pangeo-pituitary) is a disease of the pituitary-diencephalic system with a picture of progressive exhaustion, premature aging and hypotrophy sexual apparatus as a result of sharp reduction of functions of the anterior lobe of the pituitary. Is caused by different reasons: the trauma of a skull, pituitary tumor and other Treatment (substitution hormone therapy) is in the hospital.