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Hypopituitarism and septooptic "dysplasia" in first cousins.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  4003437     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Although familial forms of hypopituitarism are known, to our knowledge familial septooptic "dysplasia" in association with hypopituitarism has not been reported. We describe two first cousins with panhypopituitarism, one of whom had septooptic dysplasia. We discuss the possibility that septooptic dysplasia-hypopituitarism may be inherited as an autosomal dominant, or recessive, or multifactorial trait.
Authors:
S L Blethen; V V Weldon
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  American journal of medical genetics     Volume:  21     ISSN:  0148-7299     ISO Abbreviation:  Am. J. Med. Genet.     Publication Date:  1985 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1985-07-08     Completed Date:  1985-07-08     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7708900     Medline TA:  Am J Med Genet     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  123-9     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Female
Humans
Hypopituitarism / genetics*
Infant, Newborn
Male
Optic Nerve / abnormalities*
Pedigree
Septum Pellucidum / abnormalities
Syndrome

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