Hypokalemia

What is Hypokalemia? Hypokalemia is a condition in which the concentration of potassium in the plasma is below 3.5 mmol / L. Hypokalemia causes severe complications (for example, life-threatening ventricular arrhythmias). Clinical signs of hypokalemia

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Hyperprolactinemic Hypogonadism

What is Hyperprolactinemic Hypogonadism? Hyperprolactinemic hypogonadism was isolated in a separate form of central hypogonadism only in recent years by the development of laboratory radioimmunological diagnostics in endocrinology. Causes of Hypogonadism of Hyperprolactinemic Syndrome of

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Hypogonadism

What is Hypogonadism? Hypogonadism is a collective concept that includes all conditions accompanied by hypofunction of the testicles. Causes of Hypogonadism Hypogonadism includes conditions caused by the pathology of the testicles proper or the function

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Hypercholesterolemia

What is Hypercholesterolemia? Hypercholesterolemia is not a disease, but a risk factor for the development of atherosclerosis. This term refers to high cholesterol in the blood. The prevalence of hypercholesterolemia in various countries: in Japan

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Hyperprolactinemia

What is Hyperprolactinemia? Hyperprolactinemia is an increase in the concentration of the hormone prolactin in the blood. Prolactin along with luteinizing (LH) and follicle-stimulating (FSH) hormones are produced in the endocrine gland of the pituitary

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Primary Hyperparathyroidism

What is Primary Hyperparathyroidism? Primary hyperparathyroidism is a disease of the parathyroid glands, manifested by excessive production of parathyroid hormone with the development of hypercalcemia syndrome. Causes of Primary Hyperparathyroidism In 85% of cases, the

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Hyperosmolar Coma

What is a Hyperosmolar Coma? Hyperosmolar coma is most often found in people over 50 with a mild or moderate diabetes mellitus, well compensated by a diet or sulfanyl-urea preparations. Hyperosmolar coma occurs 1:10 in

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