An association with hypopituitarism and 9q subtelomere deletion syndrome.

Research paper by Shinji S Higuchi, Masaki M Takagi, Ryojun R Takeda, Hiroshi H Yoshihashi, Satoshi S Narumi, Tomonobu T Hasegawa

Indexed on: 20 Dec '18Published on: 20 Dec '18Published in: Clinical Case Reports


Hypopituitarism could have been overlooked so far in the patients with 9q subtelomere deletion syndrome (9qSTDS); thus, further investigations or reevaluation of clinical information, especially hormonal evaluations, are warranted to determine whether hypopituitarism is a rare or relatively common presentation in patients with 9qSTDS.

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