Endocrinology Adult and Pediatric: Neuroendocrinology and The Pituitary Gland book cover

Endocrinology Adult and Pediatric: Neuroendocrinology and The Pituitary Gland

Apply the latest advances in management of neuroendocrine and pituitary disorders with the Neuroendocrinology & The Pituitary Gland! Brought to you by the same expert endocrinologists responsible for the highly acclaimed two-volume textbook, Endocrinology: Adult and Pediatric, this derivative book presents a compilation of chapters covering all material related to neuroendocrinology and the pituitary gland. Never before available as a stand-alone offering, this content will enable you to give your patients the benefit of today's best neuroendocrine and pituitary know-how from the leading resource in endocrinology.

Paperback, 394 Pages

Published: August 2013

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-0-323-24062-8


    1. Development of the Pituitary
    2. Prolactin
    3. Adrenocotricotropic Hormone
    4. Endocrine Rhythms, The Sleep-Wake Cycle, and Biological Clocks
    5. Hypothalamic Syndromes
    6. Hypopituitarism and Growth Hormone Deficiency
    7. Acromegaly
    8. Cushing’s Syndrome
    9. Clinically Nonfunctioning Sellar Masses
    10. Tsh-Producing Adenomas
    11. Disorders of Prolactin Secretion and Prolactinomas
    12. Pituitary Surgery
    13. Evaluation and Management of Childhood Hypothalamic and Pituitary Tumors
    14. Vasopressin, Diabetes Insipidus, and the Syndrome of Inappropriate Antidiuretic Hormone Secretion
    15. The Pineal Gland and Melatonin
    16. Regulation of Growth Hormone and Action (Secretagogues)
    17. Insulin-like Growth Factor-1 and its Binding Proteins
    18. Somatic Growth and Maturation
    19. Growth Hormone Deficiency in Children


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