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Pituitary Disorders

  • By: Cara Sedney
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Health
  • Edited by: Yawei Zhang
  • Subject:Public Health (general), Public Health Education & Health Promotion

The pituitary is an essential gland in the body, and diseases affecting it are generally defined by the effect they have on the hormones that the pituitary produces. The pituitary hormones control many of the important functions of the body. Many ...

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