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Hypopituitarism in primary haemochromatosis; recovery after iron depletion.
  1. R. Gama,
  2. M. J. Smith,
  3. J. Wright,
  4. V. Marks
  1. Department of Clinical Biochemistry and Nutrition, Royal Surrey County Hospital, Guildford, Surrey, UK.

    Abstract

    We report a case of primary haemochromatosis complicated by anterior hypopituitarism which recovered after aggressive venesection therapy. Reversal of anterior hypopituitarism in haemochromatosis following iron depletion has not been previously described.

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