publication . Article . 2016

Meme Kanseri Metastazına Bağlı Gelişen Diabetes İnsipidus ve Ön Hipofiz Yetmezliği Olgusu

Ayşe Arduç; Ayşe Gül Alımlı; Serdar Güler;
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  • Published: 01 Mar 2016 Journal: Turkish Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism (issn: 1301-2193, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Türkiye Klinikleri
Abstract
Metastases from breast cancer to the pituitary gland are uncommon. We present a 35-year-old woman with diabetes insipidus and anterior pituitary insufficiency resulting from breast cancer metastases to the pituitary gland. The patient presented with reduced consciousness, fatigue, polyuria, and polydipsia. Hypernatremia (sodium: 154 mmol/L), hypostenuria (urine density: 1001), and hypopituitarism were present on laboratory evaluation. Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) revealed heterogeneous pituitary gland, thickened pituitary stalk (8mm), and loss of normal hyperintense signal of the posterior pituitary. Based on the clinical, laboratory, and MRI findings, the p...
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free text keywords: Anterior Hypopituitarism, Diabetes Insipidus, RC648-665, Breast Cancer Metastasis, Ön Hipofiz Yetmezliği, Meme Kanseri Metastazı, Diseases of the endocrine glands. Clinical endocrinology, Endokrinoloji ve Metabolizma
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publication . Article . 2016

Meme Kanseri Metastazına Bağlı Gelişen Diabetes İnsipidus ve Ön Hipofiz Yetmezliği Olgusu

Ayşe Arduç; Ayşe Gül Alımlı; Serdar Güler;